This guide provides additional resources to assist in research with the Jonathan Messersmith Foltz Papers.
This collection documents the career of Dr. John Messersmith Foltz (1810-1877), a practicing physician for more than forty years during the nineteenth century. His diaries and medical journals provide a insight into the Civil War battles he participated in and document the changes in the practice of medicine during the nineteenth century. For more information, see the collection finding aid.
Jonathan Messersmith Foltz (b.1810 - d.1877)