Brief reports of the operations of the Sanitary Commission in Tennessee, May, 1862
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  • United States,
  • Tennessee


  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Hospitals, charities, etc,
  • Tennessee -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865

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Statementby Dr. J.S. Newberry, sec"y West. Dept.
ContributionsNewberry, J. S. 1822-1892.
LC ClassificationsE631 .W5
The Physical Object
Pagination12 p.
Number of Pages12
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6609449M
LC Control Number18014609

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