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Collection Reference Number GLC06501
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1781 
Title Charles Mortimer to George Weedon regarding medical issues at his location
Date June 1781
Author Mortimer, Charles (fl. 1781)  
Recipient Weedon, George  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description Dr. Mortimer discusses the medical issues at his location, particularly the neglect of the department and the reasons why he can no longer assist with the sick. Explains that there is a lack of medicine and no experienced surgeon. He also notes that he has never practiced surgery. Indicates having supply problems.
Subjects Revolutionary War  Revolutionary War General  Military History  Continental Army  Health and Medical  Military Supplies  
People Mortimer, Charles (fl. 1781)  Weedon, George (1734-1793)  
Theme The American Revolution; Health & Medicine
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859