Marcy, Henry O. (Henry Orlando), 1837-1924

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Son of Smith and Fanny Bibbs Marcy, native of Massachusetts, and graduate of Harvard Medical School. Henry Orlando Marcy served as a surgeon with the United States Army during the Civil War. He was appointed medical director of Florida, and later served as director on Gen. William T. Sherman's staff in the Carolina campaign. After the war Marcy served as president of the American Academy of Medicine and of the American Medical Association.

From the description of Diary of a surgeon : U.S. Army, 1864-1899. (The South Carolina Historical Society). WorldCat record id: 32141201

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referencedIn Papers, 1850-1946 Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute
referencedIn Beecher, James Chaplin, 1828-1886. Papers, 1850-1946 (inclusive). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
referencedIn Houghton Mifflin Company contracts, 1831-1979 (inclusive) 1880-1940 (bulk). Houghton Library.
creatorOf Marcy, Henry O. (Henry Orlando), 1837-1924. Diary of a surgeon : U.S. Army, 1864-1899. South Carolina Historical Society, SCHS
referencedIn [Fragment of letterhead stationery of Henry O. Marcy, 189-]. Concord Free Public Library, Special Collection
referencedIn Henry Oscar Houghton papers, 1773-1932 (inclusive) 1833-1895 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Houghton Mifflin Company correspondence and records, 1832-1944. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Century Company records, 1870-1924 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Houghton Mifflin Company contracts, 1831-1979 (inclusive) 1880-1940 (bulk). Houghton Library.
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associatedWith Beecher, James Chaplin, 1828-1886. person
correspondedWith Century Company corporateBody
correspondedWith Dellenbaugh, Frederick Samuel, 1853-1935 person
correspondedWith Houghton, Henry Oscar, 1823-1895 person
correspondedWith Houghton Mifflin Company. corporateBody
associatedWith JAMES C. BEECHER, 1828-1886 person
Place Name Admin Code Country
South Carolina
Middleton Plantation (S.C.)
South Carolina--James Island
Honey Hill (S.C.)
United States
Subject
Sherman's March through the Carolinas
Soldiers--Diaries
Surgeons--Diaries
Fortification
War--Relief of sick and wounded
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Surgeons
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Birth 1837

Death 1924

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