University of Texas Medical Branch

Jarvis, N.S.,

Letter on the U.S. Army in Corpus Christi, (1845)

Title: N.S. Jarvis, Letter on the U.S. Army in Corpus Christi, (1845)
Identification: MS 1.1.6
Repository: Truman G. Blocker, Jr. History of Medicine Collections, Moody Medical Library,  University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas 77555-1035, phone (409) 772-2397


Jarvis describes the city of Corpus Christi where he was stationed in the Army. He discusses the geographical and physical area surrounding the city. He also speculates on possible invasion plans of both the American and Mexican forces.

Photostat of the original letter.

Detailed Description

6 Letter, 1845 August 21, Corpus Christi, Texas.
1 item.