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Scope and Contents This collection contains a surgeon's kit with its original tools that belonged to Charles Edward Bellamy, a physician who lived in Alabama and Mississippi before the United States Civil War. He was stationed at Ringgold Hospital during the war, and served as a member of the Confederate Army until his death from disease in 1863.
Found in: Chattanooga History Collections
Collection — Box: MS-088 001
Scope and Contents This collection includes four letters written by R. M. Bigelow on the topic of nursing during the Civil War ranging from 1862 to 1866.
- Subject: United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Medical care X
- Collection Area
- University of Tennessee at Chattanooga Special Collections 1
- Chattanooga History Collections 1
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 1
- Bigelow, R. M. 1