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A woman doctor's Civil War : Esther Hill Hawks' diary / edited with foreword by Gerald Schwartz.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Kirtland Community College.
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Kirtland Community College Library. (Show)

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Kirtland Community College Library E 621 .H39 1989 30775305553092 General Collection Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780872496224
  • ISBN: 0872496228
  • ISBN: 0872494357
  • ISBN: 9780872494350
  • Physical Description: ix, 289 pages : illustrations, portraits.
  • Publisher: Columbia, S.C. : University of South Carolina Press, ©1989.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-276) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Esther Hill Hawks went south in the 1860s to minister to black Union troops and newly freed slaves both as a teacher and a doctor. She kept a diary and described the South she saw.
Summary, etc.:
The Sea Islands October 1862-February 1864 -- Florida February-July 1864 -- The Sea Islands July-August 1864 -- Florida December 1864-March 1865 -- Charleston March-July 1865 -- The Sea Islands July-August 1865 -- Florida August-September 1865 --  The Sea Islands September-October 1865 -- Charleston October 1865 -- The Sea Islands October 1865 -- Charleston October-November 1865 -- The Sea Islands November-December 1865 -- Florida December 1865-January 1866 -- The Sea Islands January 1866 -- En Route to Florida November 1866 -- Florida November 1866.
Subject: Hawks, Esther Hill, 1833-1906.
United States > History > Civil War, 1861-1865 > Medical care.
United States > History > Civil War, 1861-1865 > Personal narratives.
United States > History > Civil War, 1861-1865 > Women.
Sea Islands > History.
African Americans > Sea Islands > History > 19th century.
Physicians > United States > Biography.

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