- I know Godwin/Sutler of Mount Misery sells a surgeon's instruments, but am
unaware of anyone else who does so.
>Subject: [Revlist] Medicine
>Date: 3 Dec 1999 02:05:57 -0000
> I am a new member to this group and first introducing myself.
>My name is Eric Trubilla and I live in Hamburg Pa. I am a fulltime
>licensed paramedic and volunteer fire fighter. I introduced to rev war
>reenacting about 4 or 5 years ago by a friends father. Since then I have
>loved to read about it and come to understand the time and troubles alot
>more than the social studies books show.
> Now the nitty gritty of it. I am looking into a speciality of
>the time that falls in line with my profession and that is the medicine of
>the time. I have read one excellent book by Mr Kieth called Revolutionary
>Medicine which gave me an excellent over view. I am currently reading The
>Age of Agony (the authors name eludes me)which is an excellent learning
>tool also. In this arena I am looking to the list members for further
>recommended readings and pictures of tools of the trade (or even sutlers
>willing to sell them).
> In addition to this 2 other friends of mine and I are looking
>to form a medical unit associated with the BAR (preparing paperwork for
>them now). In our charter we are also allowing for us to be able to muster
>with militia units if needed. Also looking for able bodied
>men/women/children who are craftsmen and musicians that don't feel like
>they fit in else where.
> Any information is appreciated please reply to
> Eric Trubilla
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