Spalding, Lyman, 1775-1821. A.L. (draft, unsigned), to [ ]; 1 side (4 pages), undated, circa 1806, 1806 Digital
Scope and Contents
Draft correspondence to an unknown recipient, probably a newspaper editor, relaying details of a case history of a patient with breast cancer, who underwent a mastectomy and later died when the cancer returned.
Language of Materials
Papers are in English.
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Extent0.84 cubic feet (3 flat storage boxes)
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