Finding aid for the Samuel Hollingworth Stout Papers

Repository: Western Reserve Historical Society
Creator: Stout, Samuel Hollingworth
Title: Samuel Hollingworth Stout Papers
Dates: 1861-1865
Extent: 2.80 linear feet (7 containers)
Abstract: Samuel Hollingworth Stout (1822-1903) was a physician who served as Medical Director of the General Hospitals of the Army and Department of Tennessee during the American Civil War. The collection consists of papers concerning Stout's activities in the hospitals of the Confederate Army of Tennessee. The bulk of the papers cover the period 1863-1864 and give a detailed report on the conditions and daily life of Confederate Army hospitals, mostly in Georgia. Includes special orders, lists of medical officers, hospital stewards or managers, train surgeons, field nurses, and other employees, and reports of supplies of medicines and foods, hospital equipment and furnishings, and patients admitted.
MS Number MS 2175
Location: closed stacks
Language: The records are in English