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 :: Seaman's Bethel Hospital ::
Information about Seaman's Bethel Hospital in Richmond, VA during the Civil War.

20th Street, between Main and Cary. Formerly a small mission church subsidized by the City for use as a school. Used temporarily. For Union wounded with gangrene.

Richmond Dispatch 11/2/1860; notes that Seamanís Bethel Church is nearing completion
Richmond Enquirer 9/27/1861; description of the Bethel Church Sunday school (20th and Cary streets)
Richmond Dispatch 7/1/1862; Seaman's Bethel church, 20th street, has been taken as a hospital
Richmond Dispatch 7/5/1862; Sabbath School at Seamenís Bethel suspended Ė building used as a hospital now

Page last updated on 02/12/2008