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U.S. Sanitary Commission - Wikipedia

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The United States Sanitary Commission (USSC) was a private relief agency created by federal legislation on June 18, 1861, to support sick and wounded ...

archives.nypl.org -- United States Sanitary Commission records

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The United States Sanitary Commission (USSC), 1861-1879, was a civilian ... The Commission received further endorsement by order of the U.S. Army Surgeon ...

The Union's “Other Army” - The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American ...

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United States Sanitary Commission: Being the General Report Of Its Work during the .... US National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health nlm.nih.gov.

Women of the U.S. Sanitary Commission - Civil War Women

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Feb 26, 2015 ... The U.S. Sanitary Commission opened hospitals, organized supplies and educated government officials. Women volunteers raised money, ...

Mary Livermore and the U.S. Sanitary Commission . U.S. Grant ...

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After the outbreak of the Civil War, Mary Livermore worked as a volunteer with the Chicago Sanitary Commission. This was a local branch of the U.S. Sanitary ...

The U.S.Sanitary Commission

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The Union government itself devoted far greater attention to the hospitalization and general care of the troops than in former wars, but the burden was too great ...

Olmsted and the United States Sanitary Commission - Frederick Law ...

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The United States Sanitary Commission (USSC) grew out of the Women's ... out our site bulletin on Olmsted's service in the U.S. Sanitary Commission (PDF).

Civil War Quilts: Support from the Homefront | World Quilts: The ...

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Women of the Union (North) and Confederate (South) sides of the American Civil ... In the North, the U.S. Sanitary Commission and U.S. Christian Commission ...

Sanitary Commission, U.S. - Dictionary definition of Sanitary ...

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Sanitary Commission, U.S. (1861–65).Shortly after the outbreak of the Civil War, New York minister Dr. Henry W. Bellows led a delegation of physicians to ...

The Creation of the U.S. Sanitary Commission

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May 29, 2016 ... The U.S. Sanitary Commission assisted the hard-pressed Medical Department in providing aid and comfort to sick and wounded soldiers.

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Sanitary Commission American Civil War

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Preaching the virtues of clean water, good food and fresh air, the [U. S. Sanitary] Commission pressured the Army Medical Department to 'improve sanitation, ...

Sanitary Commission: Importance in the US Civil War

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A profile of the United States Sanitary Commission, founded in 1861, which helped promote health in the Union Army Camps, provide supplies, and raise money ...

United States Sanitary Commission - U.S. History in Context - Gale

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The United States Sanitary Commission (USSC) was a volunteer agency run ... the health and safety of Union Army soldiers during the American Civil War.