Amos A. Evans collection  1812, 1813, 1833
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Title: Amos A. Evans collection
Creator: Evans, Amos Alexander, 1785-1848 and Evans, Alexander, 1818-1888
Inclusive dates: 1812, 1813, 1833
Extent: 3 volumes
Abstract:
The Amos A. Evans collection is comprised of 3 volumes: a "Prescription book of the U.S. Frigate Constitution ," also known as "Old Ironsides" (1812); a "Daily Report of Cases in the Marine Barracks at the Navy Yard" at Charlestown, Massachusetts (1813); and a "Reefer's Log" written by Evan's son, Alexander Evans, during a trip from Maryland to Boston in 1833. These volumes provide an overview of the health of seamen aboard an American warship in 1812, along with the medical treatments of the day.

Language: The material is in English
Repository: William L. Clements Library, University of Michigan
909 S. University Ave.
The University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1190
Phone: 734-764-2347
Web Site: www.clements.umich.edu