President Garfield’s Condition: July 3, 1881, 10:00 AM

Portraits of Garfield's six doctors surround an illustration of the President on his sickbedEXECUTIVE MANSION,
July 3, 1881.

10 A. M.
The President has rested quietly, and awakened refreshed; and his improving condition gives additional hope of his gradual recovery. Pulse, 114; respiration, 18; and temperature about normal.


This post is one of a series reenacting the official bulletins released to the public by the physicians to President Garfield during his illness after the shooting on July 2, 1881.

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