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R.B. Bontecou 
Ludwig Kohn 
[Medical and Surgical History of the War of the Rebellion (1870-1888)] 
1865 
  
Photograph, mounted 
19 x 14 cm (image, oval) 31 x 25 cm (mount) 
  
NIH: U.S. National Library of Medicine (NLM) 
Order No.: B030324 
  
 
LL/66076 
  
Ludwig Kohn, private, Co. I, 214th Pa. Vols., aged 26, admitted to Harewood U.S.A. Gen'l Hospital, August 15, 1865, suffering from gunshot wound of chest ... Wounded July 1, 1863, at the battle of Gettysburg, Pa. ...
 
"Some photographs [in the series] were made by officers at the Army Medical Museum, but most were made by Lieutenant Colonel and Surgeon Reed Brockway Bontecou ... while in charge of Harewood General Hospital, a three-thousand-bed facility in Washington, where he was posted from October 1863 to May 1866" (NLM) 
 

 
  
 
  
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