Photocopies of genealogical notes relating to Dr. William Rickman (d. 1783) of Kittiewan, Charles City, Va., former director of the Continental Hospital of Virginia, 1776-1780. Includes copies of will, letter, biographical material, as well as general information about medicine in Revolutionary Virginia and photocopies of published materials on the topic.
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Source: Mildred Vehrs, of Hermiston, Oregon. Gift
William Rickman Papers, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.