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Catalog Number MS 879-01-01-01
Object Name Papers, Personal
Scope & Content This collection consists of a report written by Major Alfred Alexander Woodhull concerning the yellow fever epidemic in Savannah, Georgia during 1876. The report was prepared while Woodhull was stationed at Oglethorpe Barracks in Savannah and sent to the Medical Director, Headquarters, Department South. The report was published in The American Journal of the Medical Sciences, July 1877. This collection also includes a mortality table, diagrams, case histories, and letters by Woodhull and others.
Physical characteristics None
Creator Woodhull, Alfred A. (Alfred Alexander), 1837-1921
Title Alfred Alexander Woodhull report
Copyrights Copyright has not been assigned to the Georgia Historical Society. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Division of Library and Archives. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Georgia Historical Society as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.
Collection Alfred Alexander Woodhull report
Subjects Epidemics
Reporting
Yellow fever
Military medicine
Woodhull, Alfred A. (Alfred Alexander), 1837-1921
Yellow fever --Georgia --Savannah
Epidemics --Georgia --Savannah
Reports
Savannah (Ga.)--History--19th century.
Surgeons
People Woodhull, Alfred A. (Alfred Alexander), 1837-1921
Classification Medical