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FILE — Box: 01, Folder: 1 Identifier: H MS c16

Waterhouse, Benjamin, 1754-1846, A.L.s. to [ ]; Cambridge, 1 side (2 pages), circa 1813-1815, 1813-1815 Digital

Scope and Contents

Unaddressed correspondence, most likely to United States Surgeon General James Tilton, regarding the provision of liquor to soldiers in the Army and the ill effects of alcohol consumption.


  • 1813-1815

Language of Materials

Collection is in English, French, and Latin.

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research. Access requires advance notice. Contact Public Services for further information.


02.25 cubic feet (6 flat storage boxes)


Repository Details

Part of the Center for the History of Medicine (Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine) Repository

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