William E. Brock papers
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William E. Brock papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. 130 West Paces Ferry Road, Atlanta, GA 30305. 404.814.4040. reference@atlantahistorycenter.com
Creator: Brock, William, E.
Title: William E. Brock papers
Dates: 1861-1863
Quantity: 1.0 Folder
Identification: ahc.MSS604f

Biographical/Historical Note

William E. Brock, a Georgia resident, was a doctor educated at the University of Nashville before the Civil War. During the war, he served as captain of Company K, 10th Regiment of the Georgia State Troops in the Army of the Tennessee of the Confederate Army beginning December 16, 1861. He mustered out in May 1862 and was elected captain of Company F, 34th Regiment of the Georgia Infantry on May 17, 1862 and was appointed to be the regimental surgeon on January 7, 1863. He surrendered at Greensboro, North Carolina, on April 26, 1865. Additional biographical information about William E. Brock has not been determined.

Scope and Content Note

This collection consist of four documents relating to the military career of William E. Brock. Included are military appointments, commissions and special orders, and his physicians license from the Physician Board of Georgia.

Index Terms

United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Medical care
Wayne, Henry

General Notes

America's Turning Point: Documenting the Civil War Experience in Georgia received support from a Digitizing Historical Records grant awarded to the Atlanta History Center, Georgia Historical Society, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, and the Digital Library of Georgia by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

William E. Brock papers, MSS604f, Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, 1993

Description Control

This collection was re-processed in 2012.


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use

Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright. All requests to publish, quote, or reproduce must be submitted through the Kenan Research Center.

Container List



1William E. Brock military documents, 1861-1863 View online.