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Collection Reference Number GLC01450.195.03
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1776 
Title Attestation of Doctor Dean's health
Date 13 August 1776
Author Townsend, David (1753-1829)  
Document Type Military document
Content Description Verifies "that Doctor Dean has been innoculated more than three weeks & is free from infection"
Subjects Health and Medical  Disease  Smallpox  Military History  Revolutionary War  Continental Army  
People Townsend, David (1753-1829)  
Place written Boston, Massachusetts
Theme The American Revolution; Health & Medicine
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Additional Information David Townsend was a surgeon in the sixth Continental Infantry.
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859