Curatorial Records: Numbered Correspondence 02331
In reply refer to No. 1532
Surgeon General's Office
Washington, June 12, 1897.
Major Walter Reed,
Surgeon, U.S. Army,
Secretary , Army Medical School,
The records of this office show that you have received two (2) copies of "A Guide to the Clinical Examination of the Blood," by Richard C. Cabot, M.D. If you have received two (2) copies of this book, the Surgeon General directs that one (1) copy be sent to this office and the same dropped from your next Return of Medical Property, with suitable remark.
Assistant Surgeon General, U.S. Army