About This Item
Physicians--World War, 1914-1918
World War, 1914-1918--Medical Care--Western Front
United States. Army
The Army Post Office. Outerbridge often wrote about major delays in receiveing mail and packages, wondering if the ship or submarine that was carrying them had been sunk.
Photograph from an album by Dr. George Outerbridge (1881-1967), a former fellow of The College of Physicians of Philadelphia, documenting his time serving in World War I with Pennsylvania Hospital Unit No. 10. in Le Tréport France. The album was donated to the Historical Medical Library by Mrs. Edward F. Harvey of Philadelphia on 6 July 1972. Mrs. Harvey found the collection in her home at 8 Summit Street in Philadelphia; this was a formerly the residence of George W. Outerbridge.
Outerbridge, George W. 1881-1967
Digitized by the Historical Medical Library of the College of Physicians of Philadelphia
Le Tréport (France)
World War I, 1914-1918
1 photograph : B&W
10 x 12.5 cm
Outerbridge, George W. 1881-1967, “"A.P.O.-S.13." ,” The College of Physicians of Philadelphia Digital Library, accessed December 18, 2018, https://www.cppdigitallibrary.org/items/show/6333.