Many features of the Confederate Medical Corps were the same as its Federal counterpart. Ranks were the same, as were the facings and the green sash. Most surgeons' kits were made in the North or imported, and many Southern doctors had been trained in Baltimore, Philadelphia or New York. The major difference was the ever-increasing lack of drugs and medial supplies faced by the Southerners as the war progressed.
1 Lieutenant colonel's frock coat of surgeon Lt. Col. Samuel Bemiss
3 Civilian cape of Dr. Alexander Yelverton Garnett, surgeon at Robertson Hospital and physician to President Jefferson Davis
4 Forage cap of Dr. William B. Wise
5 Surgeon's frock coat of assistant surgeon, Capt. R. H. Parker
7 Field plate of Dr. Orlando Fairfax
8 Tourniquet stamped "J. A. King, Mobile"
9 Brass bell from Jackson Hospital, Richmond, Va
10-11 Case of Surgeon Samuel
Hollingsworth Stout, Medical Director of Hospitals, Army of Tennessee
12 Roll of lint bandages
13 Phlebotomy knife found at Gettysburg and carved "Dr. F. Kempt, 17th Va. Vols."
14 Officer's sword c. 1820, the property of Surgeon I. C. Habersham, Savannah 15 Medical officer's sash 16-17 Scalpels from item 20 18-19 Knives from item 20
20 Amputation kit captured at Manassas and used by Dr. James Evans
21 Capt. Parker's sash
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