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Clara Barton


Clarissa "Clara" Harlowe Barton (December 25, 1821 – April 12, 1912) was a pioneering nurse who founded the American Red Cross. She was a hospital nurse ...

Clara Barton | American Red Cross Founder | Who is Clara Barton


Who is Clara Barton? She is the founder of the American Red Cross. Read all about her and her story here.

American Red Cross founded - May 21, 1881 - HISTORY.com


On this day in History, American Red Cross founded on May 21, 1881. Learn more about what happened today on History.

Clara Barton: Founder of the American Red Cross


Clara Barton. Founder of the American Red Cross. 1821 - 1912. By Cole Summers. Clara Barton is considered one of the greatest nurses ever. She was a nurse ...

A Short History of the American Red Cross - 20th Century History


A short history of the American Red Cross, the only congressionally mandated organization to provide aid to victims of disaster.

Clara Barton's crusade to bring the Red Cross to America | PBS ...


May 22, 2014 ... May 21 marks the founding of the American Red Cross. Over its 133-year history, it has provided a wide menu of services to help the needy, ...

Clara Barton - Nurse, Educator - Biography.com


Jul 8, 2014 ... Educator Clara Barton founded the American Red Cross and became its first president. Learn more at Biography.com.

American Red Cross Facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia.com ...


The American Red Cross is a nonprofit agency with a long history of providing relief to individuals affected by war and natural disaster. It was first formed in order ...

American Red Cross History - William Beaumont Army Medical Center


Feb 25, 2015 ... Clara Barton and a circle of acquaintances founded the American Red Cross in Washington, D.C. on May 21, 1881. Barton first heard of the ...

The Johnstown flood and the American Red Cross - JAHA Home


The international Red Cross had been founded as primarily a battlefield relief organization, and Clara Barton, the founder of the American Red Cross, had led ...

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Our History | American Red Cross History


Learn more about the history or the American Red Cross. The American Red Cross was established on May 21, 1881 by Clara Barton in Washington, D.C..

Clara Barton and The American Red Cross | Clara Barton ...


How old was she when she founded the American Red Cross? Early American Red Cross Disaster Relief Services: 1889 Johnstown Flood. Clara Barton spent a  ...

Clara Barton Civil War Women American Red Cross Founder


Women of the American Civil War Clara Barton founder of the American Red Cross.