From the National Archives, RG 109, Ch. 6, Vol. 707-709; "Letters Received and Sent, Chimborazo Hospital. 1861-64." 3 Vols: Vol. 708, p. 181

Medical Director's Office
Richmond, July 28th 1863


          The directions to the contrary given you on June 3rd are hereby revoked, and, in future the capacity of the Hospital under your charge will be regulated by the allowance of 800 cubic feet to each patient.

Very Respectfully,
    Yr Obt Servt
        Wm. A. Carrington
    Med. Director

Surgeon J. B. McCaw
In Charge of Chimborazo Hospital
Richmond, Va.

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