Login | Register

Advanced Search

Browse Items (9 total)

In the early part of May, active preparations were begun by the Army of the Potomac, and Grant moved forward on the memorable Wilderness campaign, which ended in the capture of Richmond, the surrender of Lee, and the overthrow of the Rebellion. On…

A sketch of Dr. Dalton's invention as they were used at Bellevue Hospital after the Civil War before being replaced by automobiles.

Dear Alice: I received yours of May 2nd this evening also your mother's of April 26th. I made my clerk write you the other day. I was so busy that I had no time myself. O Alice we have had one of the most bloody battles this world ever saw lasting…

DEPOT FIELD HOSPITAL, ARMY OF THE POTOMAC,

City Point, Va., December [31], 1864.

SIR: I have the honor to submit the following report upon the origin and development of the depot field hospital of the Army of the Potomac, from May to October of…

SECTION III.

Movements to and operations on the North Anna River, May 21 to May 27, 1864.

All the seriously sick and wounded had been sent to Fredericksburg, and the field hospital trains were packed and in park near the Anderson house on the…

SECTION II.

Operations around Spotsylvania Court-House and Fredericksburg, Va.

During the morning of the 8th of May the Cavalry Corps attacked the enemy on the Spotsylvania Court-House road, and about 250 wounded were soon collected at Brown's…

HEADQUARTERS ARMY OF THE POTOMAC, 
MEDICAL DIRECTOR'S OFFICE,

November 28, 1864.

GENERAL: I have the honor to submit to you a report of the condition and operations of the medical department of the Army of the Potomac under my…