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Mays Confederate Hospital records

Mays Confederate Hospital records

Descriptive Summary

Title: Mays Confederate Hospital records
Creator: Mays Confederate Hospital (Morgan County, Ga.)
Inclusive Dates: 1864-1865
Language(s): English
Extent: 1 volume(s)
Collection Number: ms218
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Mays Confederate Hospital was located in Morgan County, Georgia.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of information regarding patients treated at Mays Confederate Hospital from 1864-1865. The volume contains four sections: a brief history of Mays Confederate Hospital; a chronological log including patient's name, rank, company, regiment, brigade, post office, state, number of days in the hospital, disease, where reported, remarks, and a hospital number; a registry for the Medical Examining Board of the hospital that lists patients with more serious wounds or illnesses; and information on Madison residents treated at the hospital.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Mays Confederate Hospital records, ms218, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2018.

General Notes

This collection has been digitized and is available online as part of America's Turning Point: Documenting the Civil War Experience in Georgia.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Georgia -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Hospitals.
Hospital records.
Hospitals -- Confederate States of America.
Morgan County (Ga.) -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Hospitals.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

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