army medical museum

William Hammond

 Surgeon-General William Hammond, c. 1862. - Library of CongressWilliam Hammond was born in Maryland in 1828 and received a degree in Medicine from the University of the City of New York in 1848.

The Medical and Surgical History of the War of the Rebellion

MSHWR, Part 1, Volume 2, p. 207. Gunshot fracture of the cranium.                

The Army Medical Museum

The 'Old Red Brick' Army Medical Museum and Library, Washington, D. C. - U. S. - National Library of Medicine

Civil War Medicine

  Union soldiers prepare for a battlefield operation. - U.S.A. National Archives