Scrapbook on the death of Robert Ware

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Title

Scrapbook on the death of Robert Ware

Subject

Ware, Robert
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865

Description

An 1856 graduate of Harvard Medical School and son of faculty member, John Ware (1795-1864), Robert Ware was an inspector with the United States Sanitary Commission and later a surgeon with the 44th Massachusetts Volunteers. Nearly fifty letters from Ware to his family, from 1861 to 1863, have survived and present a rich and detailed picture of his work with the Sanitary Commission and experiences during the Civil War.

Robert Ware died of pneumonia at Washington, North Carolina, on April 10, 1863.

Abstract

A scrapbook of articles and letter excerpts about the death of Robert Ware.

Creator

Unknown

Date Created

1863

Rights

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Access Rights

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Is Referenced By

Papers of John Ware, ca. 1813-1869 (inclusive), H MS c7.

References

View the online catalog record.

Format

text

Extent

1 scrapbook

Language

English

Type

text

Identifier

DigID0001663

Provenance

Gifts of Mrs. Robert Montraville Green to the Library of Harvard Medical School, 1968.

Files

0001663_dref.jpg

Citation

Unknown, “Scrapbook on the death of Robert Ware,” OnView, accessed March 5, 2024, https://collections.countway.harvard.edu/onview/items/show/6102.

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