Miss D.L. Dix, Washington, D.C. (LOC)

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Miss D.L. Dix, Washington, D.C.

Aug. 1865

1 photograph : albumen print on card mount ; mount 9 x 18 cm (stereograph format)

Notation on verso: "S.J. Prentiss." DLC
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Photograph shows Dorothea L. Dix, Superintendent of Army Nurses for the Union Army, holding a book and sitting in a room with a medical bag on the floor.
Deposit; Tom Liljenquist; 2019; (D075)
Purchased from: Chris Foard, The Foard Collection of Civil War Nursing, March 2019.
Forms part of: Liljenquist Family Collection of Civil War Photographs (Library of Congress).

Dix, Dorothea Lynde,--1802-1887.
Nurses--Washington (D.C.)--1860-1870.
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Medical aspects--Union.
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Women.

Format: Albumen prints--1860-1870.

Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication.

Repository: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA, hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print

Part Of: Liljenquist Family collection (Library of Congress) (DLC) 2010650519

Higher resolution image is available (Persistent URL): hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ppmsca.59721

Call Number: LOT 14043-2, no. 1308


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