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dc.contributor.authorReed, Walter, 1854-1907
dc.date.accessioned2018-09-14T14:26:24Z
dc.date.available2018-09-14T14:26:24Z
dc.date.issued1900-09-07
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10713/8231
dc.descriptionIn this letter from Walter Reed, head of the United States Army Yellow Fever Commission in Cuba, to Dr. James Carroll, Reed expresses delight at learning of Carroll's recovery from [self inflicted] Yellow Fever. Additionally, Reed expresses how Carroll's friends in Washington are also happy to hear that he is better. Reed also informs Carroll, that his wife Jennie has learned of both his illness and his recovery and while shocked she was "brave". Reed also sends his regards to Doctors Lazear and Agramonte who have so "nobly" cared for him. The letter is written with letterhead "War Department, Surgeon General's Office, Army Medical Museum and Library, Washington."en_US
dc.descriptionIncluded is a transcript of the letter.en_US
dc.language.isoen_USen_US
dc.subject.lcshCarroll, James, 1854-1907en_US
dc.subject.lcshReed, Walter, 1851-1902en_US
dc.subject.lcshYellow Fever Commission (U.S.)en_US
dc.subject.lcshYellow fever--Research--Cuba--Historyen_US
dc.subject.lcshMedicine--Researchen_US
dc.subject.lcshMosquitoes as carriers of diseaseen_US
dc.subject.lcshMedicine, Militaryen_US
dc.subject.lcshYellow feveren_US
dc.titleLetter from Walter Reed to James Carroll on September 7, 1900en_US
dc.typeLetter/Memoen_US
dc.identifier.ispublishedNoen_US
dc.description.urinameFull Texten_US
refterms.dateFOA2019-02-19T17:43:20Z


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