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Title Van Gieson Leave of Absence
Creator United States. Navy
Dates of Creation May 25, 1863
Scope & Content Leave of absence for two weeks from the USS Galena for Assistant Surgeon Ransford E. Van Gieson of the United States Navy in Philadelphia. Signed by Gideon Welles, Secretary of the Navy on May 25, 1863. The leave was delivered a day later by Leonard Paulding.
Related People Van Gieson, Rainsford E.
Search Terms United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865.
Credit line Gift of Mrs. Isaac Walker
Catalog Number 1957.113