Amos A. Evans collection  1812, 1813, 1833
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The Clements Library's War of 1812 collection contains two letters from Amos Evans, stationed in New Orleans, to his parents John and Mary Alexander Evans (February 13 and June 15, 1809).

The USS Constitution Museum in the Charlestown Navy Yard, Boston, Massachusetts, has five volumes of notes, taken by Evans during lectures of Dr. Benjamin Rush, Dr. Physick, and Dr. Jackson of Boston.

The Library of Congress has Evans' journal from his service on board the USS Constitution during the War of 1812.

Yale University School of Medicine has a "Prescription Book" by Evans dated August 28, 1812, to March 5, 1813.

Bibliography

Kimble S. T. "Amos A. Evans MD: Father of American Naval Medicine." Maryland Medical Journal. July 1991. Vol. 40, p. 587-592.