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A log of corrections and other changes to civilwardc.org

Emory Hospital Correction

We have corrected a mistake in the introductory essay, “Organization of the Hospitals in the Department of Washington,” available at http://civilwardc.org/introductions/other/hospitals.php. Table 6, “Census of the General Hospitals, Department of Washington, December 17, 1864,” originally indicated that Emory Hospital had … Continue reading

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Correction to the petition of Samuel Norment (cww.00083)

Civil War Washington user Diane Bender identified a transcription error in Samuel Norment’s petition. Our original transcription of Norment’s petition mistakenly listed “Wilson Ward” as Norment’s father-in-law. A closer reading of the image suggests that Norment’s father-in-law was actually “Ulysses … Continue reading

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