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Francis T. Tennille slave medical care accounts, 1859-1860

@ Middle Georgia Archives


A single journal page of expenses incurred by medical treatment of Francis T. Tennille's slaves in Calhoun County in southwest Georgia just prior to the Civil War. The page details what medical treatment was given and to whom. The fees were incurred by Dr. Walter T. Murchison mainly for tooth extraction and delivery of children. The entries list the cost of medicine, doctor visits, and treatments.

Record Contributed By

Middle Georgia Archives

Record Harvested From

Digital Library of Georgia