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Letter from Dr. Edward Warren to Captain Thomas Sparrow

Date: Jun. 24 1862 | Identifier: 0001-b1-fb
Letter from Edward Warren MD, Surgeon of the Post, in Portsmouth [N.C.] to Captain Thomas Sparrow. Dr. Warren writes that Private Bradley of Captain Johnson's company has been sent to him for treatment. Dr. Warren's quarters are occupied by people with a contagious disease. He asks Sparrow for instructions on what to do for Private Bradley. From the papers of Thomas Sparrow (1819-1884), a lawyer from Washington, N.C. who fought in the Civil War and later represented Beaufort County in the North Carolina General Assembly. more...