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Dr. Mary E. Walker.

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Invalid Pensions.

Dr. Mary E. Walker.

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Invalid Pensions.

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Published by [s.n.] in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Military pensions,
  • Surgeons,
  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesClaim of Dr. Mary E. Walker, surgeon during Civil War, for increased pension
    SeriesH.rp.156
    The Physical Object
    FormatElectronic resource
    Pagination1 p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15953959M

    Mary E. Walker Summary Photograph showing Civil War surgeon Mary E. Walker in a full-length studio portrait, facing left, hand resting on a book. Contributor Names Holyland, J. (John), , photographer Created / Published. This bibliography on Mary E. Walker, M.D. is an update from a reading list first created in Penfield Library in Since then, Dr. Walker has gained more notoriety and the interest in her life has spread across the United States. This guide, which focuses mainly on manuscript materials, is arranged by : Kathryn Johns-Masten.

    The earliest letters in the Mary Walker Papers are dated and and are addressed to Mary Walker (), an aunt of Dr. Mary Walker. Undated letters, arranged alphabetically by correspondents' names, and letters that have no year dates, arranged by month, are filed at the end of the correspondence section. Dr. Mary A Walker, MD is a doctor primarily located in Oakmont, PA, with other offices in Pittsburgh, PA and Cheswick, PA(and 2 other locations). They have 29 years of experience. Their specialties include Family Medicine.5/5(2).

    Mary Edwards Walker of the 52nd Ohio Volunteer Infantry is the only woman in history to ever receive the Medal of Honor. Badass of the Week: Mary E. . Mary Edwards Walker was an American feminist, an alleged spy, women’s right activist, an abolitionist and a prisoner of war. She is the only woman recipient of the ‘Medal of Honor’, the highest recognition for bravery in the ‘United States Armed Forces’.


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