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Medicines for the Union Army

the United States Army laboratories during the Civil War

by George Winston Smith

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Published by Pharmaceutical Products Press in New York .
Written in English

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  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States. Army -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865,
    • Medicine, Military -- Research -- United States -- History -- 19th century,
    • Laboratories -- United States -- History -- 19th century,
    • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Medical care

    • Edition Notes

      StatementGeorge Winston Smith.
      SeriesPharmaceutical heritage
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE621 .S66 2001
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 197 p. :
      Number of Pages197
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6782611M
      ISBN 100789009463, 0789009471
      LC Control Number00031924


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In Medicines for the Union Army you will come to understand the medical purveying system of the time and its problems, and you will witness the birth, growth, and remarkable achievements of the Federal government's pharmaceutical laboratories at Cited by: 3. Medicines for the Union Army: The United States Army Laboratories During the Civil War (Pharmaceutical Heritage) - Kindle edition by Worthen, Dennis B, Higby, Greg.

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The book begins by describing the state of the Army's medical purveying system in the midth century. Before the Civil War, almost all of the medical and hospital supplies came from the purveying depot in New York City.

They were then circulated to sub-depots in the south and west, and then finally distributed to the army posts. George Winston Smith is the author of Medicines for the Union Army ( avg rating, 4 ratings, 0 reviews, published ), Chronicles of the Gringos (/5(5).

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S surgeons served in the Union army and about 4, served in the Confederate. Medicine made significant gains during the course of the war. However, it was the tragedy of the era that medical knowledge of the s had not yet encompassed the use of sterile dressings, antiseptic surgery, and the recognition of the importance of.

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But Medicines for the Union Army: The United States Army Laboratories During the Civil War shows that in the evolution of the army's Medical Department from incompetence to general efficiency during this time, and in the vastly improved organization and supply system designed by William A.

Hammond, Jonathan Letterman, the medical purveyors, and. Read "Medicines for the Union Army The United States Army Laboratories During the Civil War" by Dennis B Worthen available from Rakuten Kobo. It wasn't only combat that killed during the Civil War.

Among white Federalist troops alone, there were 1, cases Brand: Taylor And Francis. Medicines for the Union Army: the United States Army laboratories during the Civil War.

[George Winston Smith] Book: All Authors / Contributors: George Winston Smith. Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number. To point out the minor shortcomings of this book would be picayune. A good analysis of a bad situation, it is a definitive addition to the literature on the Civil War in the West.

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Reviewed by William D. Postell. Author information National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine Rockville Pike, Bethesda MD, USA.

Policies and Guidelines | Contact. TEXT #1: Introduction Medicines For The Union Army The United States Army Laboratories During The Civil War Pharmaceutical Heritage By Gérard de Villiers - ^ PDF Medicines For The Union Army The United States Army.

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Doctors in Blue book. Read 4 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. be in every serious Civil War book collection as it is still the best and most comprehensive medical history of the Union Army around. The American Civil War took place while medicine was approaching the end of its "medieval" period: 4/5(4).

As surgeon general of the Union army, William A. Hammond standardized, organized and designed new hospital layouts and inspection systems and literally wrote the book on hygiene for the army. Sorry, our data provider has not provided any external links therefore we are unable to provide a link to the full text.

Union Army surgeons were to come to use the term "diarrhea-dysentery," lumping all the cases together as one disease. In fact, in many cases it was only a symptom of tuberculosis or malaria, though amoebic and bacillary dysentery, introduced into the South by slaves brought from.

Medicines for the Union Army. (PMCID:PMC) Full Text Citations ; BioEntities ; Related Articles ; External Links ; Bull Med Libr Assoc. January; 51(1): – PMCID: PMC Medicines for the Union Army.

Reviewed by William D. Postell. Author information. Sources and Book Recommendations Many lives were saved by these operations even though there was public criticism for performing too many amputations. A British surgeon who visited the Union Army in the middle of the war wrote that American surgeons were too cautious about performing amputations, losing many lives that he though could have been.

Similar in scope to H. Cunningham’s Doctors in Gray, George Worthington Adams’ Doctors in Blue, originally published more than forty years ago and now available for the first time in paperback, remains the definitive work on the medical history of the Union calculates thatUnion soldiers lost their lives during the war.

Confederate attacks account for only a third of. Drugs Listed in the Army Supply Tables. Drug names listed in Latin as printed on container labels. This is list of drugs carried in the field or used at a hospital by the Union Army. The Union Army was made up of the permanent regular army of the United States, but further fortified, augmented, and strengthened by the many temporary units of dedicated volunteers as well as including those who were drafted in to service as this end, the Union Army fought and ultimately triumphed over the efforts of the Confederate States Army in the American Civil War.

Union medical care improved dramatically during By the end of the year each regiment was being regularly supplied with a standard set of medical supplies included medical books, supplies of medicine, small hospital furniture like bed-pans, containers for mixing medicines, spoons, vials, bedding, lanterns, and numerous other implements.

A new layer of medical treatment was added in. Regulations for the Medical Department of the Army. Alternate Title(s): Revised medical regulations, Author(s): United States. In Feb.,the Union gunboats of Andrew H. Foote forced the Confederates to retire from their post Fort Henry on the Tennessee to their stronghold on the Cumberland, Fort Donelson.

There, on Feb. 16,Grant, commanding the Army of the Tennessee, won the first great Union victory of the war, and Nashville promptly fell without a struggle.

This is the Union Army Medical Department's Revised Army Supply Table, which listed the surgical instruments recommended for a 'field' or 'hospital' unit.

This table can be used to help date a given surgical set based on what was specified to be contained in a given type of set during the early days of the Civil War.

The Union Army: States and regiments - Ebook written by. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read The Union Army: States and regiments. Books and Documents > The Army Medical Department CHAPTER (14 Sep ), and Barnes to Stanton (17 Sep ), both in RGentry 12; George W.

Smith, Medicines for the Union Army: The United States Army Laboratories During the Civil War (Madison, Wis.: American Institute of the History of Pharmacy, ), pp.

It established the corps as a regular army unit and gave the Medical Department the right to train and examine men for duty. Corps members wore an inverted green chevron. The Union Medical Department received much support in its upgrading of the ambulance corps from the U.S.

Sanitary Commission. The situation in the Confederacy was much worse. Item # PRANG, Louis, publisher. OFFICERS OF OUR UNION ARMY AND NAVY. Their lives, their portraits. Vol. 1 all published. Boston: L. Prang & Co., First edition, and the only volume produced of this series.

Illustrated with 30 lithographic portraits of Union commanders. pp., + 4 pp. publisher's advertisements; the text includes separate lists of Union and Rebel victories.

Tompkins Stretcher with bonnet up at the National Museum of Civil War Medicine. InTompkins patented his invention and managed to earn positive reviews from many of his fellow Union army veterans.

The image below is from “Improvements in Stretchers,” Charles H. Tompkins, United States Patent Office, August 7,via Google Patents. The Union army; a history of military affairs in the loyal states, -- records of the regiments in the Union army -- cyclopedia of battles -- memoirs of commanders and soldiers [Reprint] Volume: 2 ()[Leatherbound].

Dr. Michael Echols discusses U.S.A Hospital Department (USA Hosp. Dept.) medicine bottles, E. Squibb bottles, and japanned medical tins which were used by the Union Army Medical Department during the Civil War. Photos are provided of Civil War medical and hospital department bottles, jars, tins in this collection and identification of the above.

The Union Army’s Quartermaster Department grew increasingly frustrated with the widespread inefficiency and waste caused by unnecessary animal casualties. One official Quartermaster document fumed that animals which could have been kept in serviceable condition died due to “neglect and imbecility on the part of those in charge.”.

Historian Jordan (Marching Home) delivers a captivating chronicle of the th Ohio Volunteer Infantry during and after the Civil War. Composed mainly of German immigrants living in Ohio, the.

‎** This electronic edition includes 64 black-and-white illustrations ** John T. Farnham, a sharpshooter in the Union Army, wrote a substantial diary entry nearly every day during his three-year enlistment, sent over 50 long articles to his hometown newspaper, and mailed some le.Mexican Texans in the Union Army book.

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