Jefferson's Nephews: A Frontier Tragedy

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APPENDIX 4
MEDICAL NOTES

SECTION I. MEDICAL BILLS FOR THE LEWIS FAMILY
(EDITED AND ANNOTATED)
1809
May 23laxative for slave Isaac, f.50$ .50
June 14opium for sleep or pain, $1.251.25
June 16opium for sleep or pain, $2.002.00
June 16liver or bile pill, $.50.50
June 16bleeding slave Isaac, $.50.50
June 18laxative for Lilburne Lewis, $.50.50
June 18laxative for Lilburne Lewis, $.25.25
June 19visit slave at Daniels, $.50; for bleeding, $.50; liver pill, $.501.50
July 30laxative for negro at McCawley's, $.50; quinine for malaria, f 1.001.50
August 2one box pills, $1.00; blue ointment for lice, $.501.50
August 5visit Nancy, sister of Lilburne, a night call, $3.00; bleeding, $.50; laxative, $.504.00
August 7quinine for malaria, $1.00; sedative, $.37½1.37½
August 13bleeding slave Frank, $.50.50
August 18pills for sisters, $ 1.00; antimony to cause sweat and vomiting, $ 1.002.00
August 20night call on sisters, $3.00; ague pills, f 1.00; quinine for malaria, $2.006.00
August 21visit family, $2.00; laxative for child, $.25; paregoric for diarrhea and cramps, $.50; sweet spirits of niter for stomach pain and nausea, $.753.50
August 22visit family, $2.00; 3 childs' doses of laxative, $.752.75
August 23sweet spirits of niter for stomach pain and nausea, $1.00; laxative, $.50; quinine, $1.002.50
August 25visit family, $2.002.00
August 26quinine for malaria, $2.00; ague pill for Isham Lewis, $.502.50
August 27visit family, $2.00; quinine, $2.004.00
August 29laxative, $.50; quinine, $2.002.50
August 30visit family, $2.002.00
August 31visit family, $2.002.00

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