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A. S. Williams III Americana Manuscript Collections

Guide to the Montgomery, Alabama, hospital records ledger W.0031

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Publication:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Box 870266
Tuscaloosa, Alabama, 35487-0266
205.348.0500
archives@ua.edu

October 2013

Creation:

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2013-11-15T15:45-0600

Language Usage:

English

Description Rules:

Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Collection Title:

Montgomery, Alabama, hospital records ledger

Unit ID:

W.0031

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

0.1 Linear feet

Dates:

1861

Location:

The A. S. Williams III Americana Collection, University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Abstract:

Ledger documenting expenses, admittances, and discharges at a Montgomery, Alabama, hospital from 1 April to 4 November 1861.

creator

Walker, J. S.

creator

Williams, A. S., III

Access Restrictions:

None

Acquisition Information:

Gift of A. S. Williams III, 2010

Preferred Citation:

Montgomery, Alabama, hospital records ledger, The A. S. Williams III Americana Collection, University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Scope and Contents note

This ledger documents expenses at a Montgomery, Alabama, hospital from 1 April to 4 November 1861. An expense list shows purchases of food, utensils, and landscaping expenses. The last few pages of the ledger records patient admissions and discharges during this period.

Processing Information:

Processed by

Haley Aaron and Martha Bace, 2013

General note

Title on phase box spine: Hospital Expenses - Montgomery, AL - 1861

Related Archival Materials note

There are several manuscript collections, photographs, and books in the A. S. Williams III Americana Collection concerning hospitals.

Source(s)

Williams, A. S., III (local)

Hospitals (lcsh)

Ledgers (account books) (aat)

Montgomery (Ala.) (lcsh)

United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Hospitals (lcsh)

Ledger Box W0031.01