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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 ...

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 - Women's History - About.com

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About the Sanitary Commission: The United States Sanitary Commission was founded in 1861 as the American Civil War began. Its purpose was to promote ...

U.S. Sanitary Commission: 1861 - Social Welfare History Project

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Introduction: The United States Sanitary Commission was a private relief agency ... sick and wounded soldiers of the U.S. Army during the American Civil War.

U.S. Sanitary Commission - Civil War Medicine - Research Guides ...

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Apr 20, 2016 ... History of the United States Sanitary Commission. Philadelphia, 1866. Hospital Transports. 1863 for the U.S. Sanitary Commission.

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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More than any other institution, the Sanitary Commission systematized the benevolence of ... Through its influence, all of American society has been modified.

Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission

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... Events · Careers · Contact Us · Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission .... Register now to do business with us. "For me, it is a dream job." Customer ...

Civil War Prison Camps - Civil War Trust

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Upon inspecting the camp, the U.S Sanitary Commission reported that the “…the amount of standing water, of unpoliced grounds, of foul sinks, of general ...

Civil War Sanitary Fairs | Encyclopedia of Greater Philadelphia

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May 22, 2012 ... Thus some prominent citizens banded together to form the U.S. Sanitary Commission, which channeled volunteer contributions of money and ...

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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, ...