Creator

Date Original

1862-1865

Description

This ledger contains minutes, information related to surgeons examined, and other records of the Medical Board.

Biographical/Historical Note

The Medical Board of the Trans-Mississippi Department of the Confederate States Army (CSA) was established in 1862. The Surgeon General of the Confederate States of America created a system of examination boards to improve the quality of the surgeons supporting the troops during the Civil War.

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 11"

Subjects

United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865.; Confederate States of America. Army Surgeons

Geographical Area

Camden, Ouachita County (Ark.); Little Rock, Pulaski County (Ark.); Marshall, Harrison County, (Texas); Natchitoches, Natchitoches Parish (La.); Richmond (Va.); Shreveport (La.); Washington, Hempstead County (Ark.)

Language

English

Identifier

MS.000596

Resource Type

Text

Collection

Medical Board of the Trans-Mississippi Department of the Confederate States Army records, MS.000596

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Medical Board of the Trans-Mississippi Department of the Confederate States Army records, Arkansas State Archives, Little Rock, Arkansas.

Rights

Use and reproduction of images held by the Arkansas State Archives without prior written permission is prohibited. For information on reproducing images held by the Arkansas State Archives, please call 501-682-6900 or email at state.archives@arkansas.gov.

Disciplines

United States History

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