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War, Relief of Sick and Wounded

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Created For = NAHSTE

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

MS documents relating to Sir John Spencer Login, and proposing the use of specially constructed litters for battlefield casualties

Identifier: Coll-1396
Scope and Contents The collection is composed of: MS memorandum (pp.11) titled Field conveyance for the sick and wounded signed J. S. Login, and dated 30 June 1857, Castle Menzies, Perthshire. The document outlines Login's idea and the approaches made to the War Office and the subsequent bureaucratic referrals. The War Office subsequently undertook the manufacture of a 'blessiere' to the design for...
Dates: 1855-1857