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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.

Sanitary Commission: Importance in the US Civil War

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The United States Sanitary Commission was founded in 1861 as the American Civil War began. Its purpose was to promote clean and healthy conditions in the ...

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).

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 ...

The United States Sanitary Commission - Gettysburg Foundation

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

Sanitary Commission, US - Encyclopedia.com

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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 ...

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 ...

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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, ...

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.

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, ...