From the National Archives, RG 109, Ch.
6, Vol. 707-709; “Letters Received and Sent, Chimborazo
Hospital. 1861-64.” 3 Vols: Vol. 707. p.
213 Main St.
Nov. 8th 1862
Surgeon J. B. McCaw,
From your morning report of Nov. 7th you have 12 Stewards, 246 Nurses
& 28 Cooks. You will very much oblige me by informing me, what proportion of
these are detailed or employees, & of the employees what is
the no of white & what of black.
Wm. A. Carrington
& Inspector of Hosls