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Re-amputation at hip joint (CWMI 0006), National Museum of Health and Medicine

Re-amputation at hip joint (CWMI 0006), National Museum of Health and Medicine

 

Description: “Re-amputation at hip joint,” watercolor by Peter Baumgras. Subject is Private Eben Smith, Co. A, 11th Maine Volunteers, wounded 16 August 1864 at Deep Bottom, VA.

 

Published in War Department SGO Circular, No. 7, 1 July 1867, p. 49, plates V and VI

 

Date: c. 1864

 

Photo ID: CWMI 006

 

Source collection: OHA 135.05: Civil War Medical Illustrations Collection

 

Repository: National Museum of Health and Medicine, Otis Historical Archives

 

Rights: No known restrictions upon publication, physical copy retained by National Museum of Health and Medicine. Publication and high resolution image requests should be directed to the NMHM (www.medicalmuseum.mil/)

 

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