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Civil War Medicine

This guide is focused on the topic of medicine during the civil war and a past National Library of Medicine display at the library.

Civil War Soldier

Image of Civil War Soldier (Image ID: 1150118). Civil War Medical Care: Photographs and Drawings from the United States Sanitary Commission Collection, 1861-1872. New York Public Library Digital Gallery. Image available at

[Clothed man stands facing cam... Digital ID: 1150118. New York Public Library

Civil War Resources