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Joynes, L. S. (Levin Smith)




Letter from W. H. S. Taylor to L. S. Joynes requesting receipts for the effects of deceased soldiers.


Treasury Department C.S. Second Auditor's Office. Richmond Va. Nov. 1. 1864 Sir, In accordance with Gen: Orders 80 49 & 67. A & J.G.O. you will please forward to this Office the Qr. Masters receipts for the Effects of the following decd soldiers _ reported as having died in "Medical College Hos." Richmond Va. Date of death Coleman, Nathaniel R. Co. K. 19. Regt Ga. Vols. Decr. 27 1801 McKee, Jno R (or Robt) pri [Co.] J. 7. [Regt Ga. Vols.] June. 7. 1802 Mount, Jas. M. pri Co. B. 11 [Regt Ga. Vols.] May 23. [1802] Story, Mitchell, [pri Co.] A. 14. [Regt Ga. Vols. May] 24. [1802] Lauffman, John, [Co.] C. 11. [Regt Ga. Vols. May] 15. [1802] Watkins, Laban, [Co.] K. 8. [Regt Ga. Vols. May] 6. [1802] Watson, John J. [Co.] C. 17. [Regt Ga. Vols.] Apr. 14 [1802] Wheeless, Wm [Co.] K. 8. [Regt Ga. Vols.] June 14 [1802] W.H.S. Taylor Auditor L T Cahal Chief of Div: Deceased Soldiers To: L.S. Joynes surgeon in charge Medical College Hos: Richmond, Va W.H.S. Taylor 2d Auditor C.S. Treasury [underscore] Novr 1 1864 [underscore] Calling for Quartermaster's receipts for the effects of certain deceased soldiers. [underscore]

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

Corporate Medical Subject

Medical College of Virginia -- history

Topical Medical Subject

Schools, Medical -- history -- Virginia


Richmond (Va.)

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2 p.


letters (correspondence)

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text; archives



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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

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Civil War Soldiers


Original letter: Letter from W. H. S. Taylor to L. S. Joynes, 1864 November 1; War, Civil Soldiers; 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. H. S. Taylor to L. S. Joynes, 1864 November 1



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