W. G. Roberts



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Personal Name Recipient

Joynes, L. S. (Levin Smith)




Letter from W. G. Roberts to L. S. Joynes inquiring about the status of his application for a transfer to Richmond.


Thomas Brigade Hosp[ital] Petersburg Va 15th Oct. 1864 L[evin] S[mith] Joynes M.D. Dear Sir, I will regard it as a grand favor if you will inform me whether or not you have recieved my application, which I forwarded to you a few days since by mail. You will also please forward it to me so soon as the Surg[eo]n Gen[era]l has acted on it. By so doing you will greatly oblige Yours Respectfully W.G. Roberts Hosp[ital] St[eward] 35th Ga Reg[imen]t W.G. Roberts H[ospital] S[teward] Ga Reg[imen]t Oct. 15th 1864 Enquiring into the fate of this applica- tion for a transfer to Richmond. Answered.

Corporate Name Subject

Medical College of Virginia -- History -- 19th century

Topical Subject

Medical colleges -- Virginia -- Richmond -- History -- Archives

Geographic Subject

Richmond (Va.) -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Archives

Corporate Medical Subject

Medical College of Virginia -- history

Topical Medical Subject

Schools, Medical -- history -- Virginia


Richmond (Va.)

Original Item Size

2 p.


letters (correspondence)

Local Genre

text; archives



Digital Format



This material is in the public domain in the United States and thus is free of any copyright restriction. Acknowledgement of Virginia Commonwealth University Libraries as a source is requested.


Sanger Historical Files (1859-1865), Excerpts

Physical Folder

Civil War Hospital Stewards


Original letter: Letter from W. G. Roberts to L. S. Joynes, 1864 October 15; War, Civil Hospital Stewards; Sanger Historical Files, Accession Number # 82/Jan/1, Special Collections and Archives, VCU Health Sciences Library, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Va.

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Letter from W. G. Roberts to L. S. Joynes, 1864 October 15



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