The Medical College at Lexington, Kentucky heavily damaged in a fire
The Transylvania Medical College at Lexington, Kentucky was severely damaged in a noon-day fire that caused tens of thousands of dollars worth of damage. The facility was being used as a military hospital but all the military patients were removed safely and no serious injuries were reported. (By John Osborne)
"Military Hospital Burned," Chicago Tribune, May 23, 1863, p. 1.