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Collection Reference Number GLC03523.21.40
From Archive Folder Letters to Assistant Surgeon Henry F. McSherry of the U.S. Navy 
Title B.T. Bartow to R. T. Maccinow regarding applying for work
Date 14 April 1865
Author Bartow, B.T. (fl. 1865)  
Recipient McSherry, Henry F.  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description Letter in reference to Henry McSherry's attempts to find a job by pulling strings. Written by Bartow to the surgeon Maccinow (his name might be misspelled, the handwriting is not clear) in Baltimore. References Maccinow's letter of 11 April. Says the decisions involving the issuing of work was stopped by "the Bureau," and that he has learned that jobs will only be issued to those of "certain classes." Tells him to inform Dr. Henry McSherry to apply to Dr. Whelan for work.
Subjects Surgeon  Civil War  Military History  Union Forces  Navy  Office Seeker  Health and Medical  
People McSherry, Henry F. (b. 1837)  
Place written New York, New York
Theme The American Civil War; Naval & Maritime
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
Civil War: Theater of War Main Eastern Theater