Camp Paoli Hospital (West Chester, Pa.)
Subject Source: Local sources
Found in 1 Collection or Record:
Collection — Box 1, Box: 2, Box: 3
Abstract Dr. William Goodell (1829-1894) was a well-known American gynecologist born in Malta. He served as a doctor for the Union Army in the Civil War at Camp Paoli/Parole in West Chester, PA, treating soldiers from the Battle of Gettysburg in July 1863. The remainder of his career was spent practicing and teaching obstetrics in Philadelphia, PA. This collection contains materials from Dr. Goodell’s time as a surgeon in charge of the Camp Paoli/ Parole hospital as well as correspondence and other...