Report of the Class of 1860, 1860-1866

Report of the Class of 1860, 1860-1866

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1866 edition. Excerpt: ...sent by the State of Massachusetts. Soon after, the Cambridge was transferred to the United States, and the marines mustered out. He then studied law in the office of his brother, Hon. Stephen H. Phillips, in Boston. Was commissioned second lieutenant, in the Fifth Massachusetts Battery, Oct. 23, 1861. Promoted July 13,1862, to first lieutenant; Oct. 18, 1862, to captain; and Aug. 1, 1864, to brevet-major, United States Volunteers. Mustered out June 12,1865. He took part in all the principal battles fought by the Army of the Potomac; and though engaged in most dangerous service, was never wounded. Since then has studied law again in his brother's office, in Boston; and June 7, 1866, was admitted to the bar. SILAS DEAN PRESBREY--Began the study of medicine with Dr. H. B. Hubbard, of Taunton, Mass. In November, 1860, entered the Harvard Medical School, but soon after returned to Taunton, having accepted the situation of principal of the Taunton High School. In July, 1863, resigned his charge of the school, and resumed the study of medicine, in Taunton. Oct. 1, 1863, was married, by Rev. Charles H. Brigham, to Sarah W., daughter of Artemas Briggs, Esq., of Taunton. In November, entered again the Harvard Medical School. In the summer of 1864, was for two months in Attleboro', Mass., attending the patients of Dr. Bronson during his absence. Aug. 26,1864, a daughter, Clara Briggs, was born. In October, he was appointed physician to the Tewksbury State Almshouse, and served there till February, 1865. Then receiving his degree of M.D. from the Medical School, returned to Taunton, and began the practice of medicine in that city. Was appointed, at the same time, city physician; and in March, 1866, was reappointed to the same office. WILLIAM MATTICKS...show more

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  • English
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  • 1236540972
  • 9781236540973