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Collection Reference Number GLC04662.012
From Archive Folder Charles E. Walbridge Collection 
Title Charles E. Walbridge to his mother about a bout of Cholera Morbus and the hospital where he is recovering
Date 18 August 1862
Author Walbridge, Charles E. (b. 1842)  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description He has taken ill with Cholera Morbus and is in the hospital. Describes the facilities, including a hotel and cottages which have been taken over by the hospital. Hopes to rejoin his regiment soon. He thinks McClellan is "played out" and that Pope and Banks are doing a good job.
Subjects Medical History  Civil War  Military History  Union Forces  Union Soldier's Letter  Soldier's Letter  Cholera  Health and Medical  Hospital  Union General  
People Walbridge, Charles E. (fl. 1842-1866)  
Place written Point Lookout, Maryland
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
Civil War: Recipient Relationship Mother  
Civil War: Theater of War Main Eastern Theater  
Civil War: Unit 100th New York Volunteers, H Company