Monday, August 9, 2010

Letter of the Day: August 9 (1 of 2)


Camp Letterman

Gen’l Hospital

Near Gettysburg, Pa.

Aug. 9th/65


Dear Doctor,


I have numerous specimens for you – have put them in ale barrels with some whisky + chlorinated soda upon them + have buried barrels and all in the ground. What shall I do with them? We will have more every day for a month to come.


Truly yours

H.K. Neff

Surgeon 3rd Div.

Gen’l. Hos.


To Surgeon Brinton


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