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U.S. Sanitary Commission - Wikipedia


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

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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 ...

Sanitary Commission American Civil War


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

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.

Sanitary Commission: Importance in the US Civil War


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 ...

The United States Sanitary Commission - Gettysburg Foundation


The United States Sanitary Commission: Women Step Forward. There's an .... Image: U.S. Sanitary Commission at Gettysburg General Hospital, August, 1863 .

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


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

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


The United States Sanitary Commission (USSC) was a volunteer agency run under government auspices that sought to ensure the health and safety of Union  ...

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


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).

The U.S.Sanitary Commission


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 ...