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NEBRASKA STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID



RG5247.AM:  James H. Peabody, 1833-1906



Papers:  1851-1904, n.d.

St. Louis, Mo.; Omaha, Douglas County, Neb.:  Physician

Size:  0.25 cu.ft.; 1 box



SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE



This collection contains papers, 1851-1904, and undated, relating mostly to the military service of Dr. James H. Peabody. It includes correspondence, 1851-1858, letters and orders, 1860-1866 relating to Civil War medical and health issues; and correspondence, 1867-1904. Miscellaneous materials documenting his life and career are also present, along with an undated holograph reminiscence, “When I First Volunteered,” and a roster of the Nebraska National Guard, 1898.



 



ADDED ENTRIES:



Medical care

Medicine, military

Nebraska National Guard (Neb.)

Peabody, James H., 1833-1906

Physicians — Nebraska — Omaha

United States — History — Civil War, 1861-1865 — Health issues

United States — History — Civil War, 1861-1865 — Medical care

United States — History — Civil War, 1861-1865 — Personal narratives



 



KFK   03-12-2001

Encoded TMM   03-03-2011