Lauderdale, John Vance
- Existence: 1832-11-13 - 1931-01-22
John Vance Lauderdale (1832-1931), surgeon in the Federal Army during the American Civil War.
Found in 1 Collection or Record:
John Vance Lauderdale papers
Call Number: WA MSS S-1317
Overview: The papers include correspondence, journal entries, photographs, sketches, and printed ephemera that document the life and military career of John Vance Lauderdale. Originally bound in thirteen indexed scrapbooks. Subjects discussed include family life, military life, treatment of Indians and blacks, and the practice of medicine. Two boxes of lantern slides accompany papers.