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Dolson, Joseph Seeley, 1825-1893



  • Existence: 1825 - 1893

Joseph Seely Dolson (161st NY Volunteer Infantry, detached) was chief surgeon at the US General Hospital in Baton Rouge, 1862-1863.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Joseph S. Dolson correspondence

Identifier: MS-190
Overview Joseph Seeley Dolson (1825-1893), physician. The collection contains Joseph Seeley Dolson's correspondence primarily with his wife describing life as an Army surgeon detached from the 161st N.Y. Volunteers, stationed at Baton Rouge. Tintype photographs of Dolson, carte-de-visite size photoprint of the Army hospital at Baton Rouge, and obituary notices are also included.