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Collection Reference Number GLC02825.01
From Archive Folder Papers of Alfred Jones, Surgeon in the Confederate Army 
Title Appointment of Alfred Jones as assistant surgeon in the Provisional Confederate Army
Date 2 June 1863
Author Seddon, James A. (James Alexander) (1815-1880)  
Additional authors Moore, Samuel P. (1813-1889)
Document Type Government document
Content Description Partially printed document appointing doctor Alfred Jones as assistant surgeon in the Provisional Confederate Army. Signed by Seddon as Confederate Secretary of War. A note at the bottom orders Jones to report to the medical director of the department to which he is assigned, and is signed by Samuel P. Moore as the Confederate Surgeon General. Apparently written after Jones had been paroled and exchanged after his capture at Fort Donelson. Written on Confederate States of America War Department Stationary.
Subjects Civil War  Military History  Confederate General or Leader  Confederate States of America  Health and Medical  
People Seddon, James Alexander (1815-1880)  Moore, Samuel Preston (1813-1889)  Jones, Alfred (fl. 1862-1865)  
Place written Richmond, Virginia
Theme The American Civil War; Health & Medicine
Sub-collection Papers and Images of the American Civil War
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Civil War, Reconstruction and the Modern Era: 1860-1945