Item: The Surgery of the Revolutionary War

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Record Number: 12809
Call number: Tq* 5
Volume: 5
Author: Abbe, Truman
Publisher: William Wood & Company
Address: Washington D.C.,
Date of Original: 1913
Original Format: Printed Matter
Dimensions: Dimensions of image, 12.5 by 19.5 cm
Image description: Pamphlet concerning surgeons and surgical practice during the Revolutionary War by Truman Abbe, M.D. It makes frequent reference to the very unsanitary conditions that war surgeons and physicians worked in and responded to.