The United States Sanitary Commission (USSC) was a private relief agency
created by federal legislation on June 18, 1861, to support sick and wounded ...
The United States Sanitary Commission (USSC), 1861-1879, was a civilian ...
The Commission received further endorsement by order of the U.S. Army
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.
The United States Sanitary Commission (USSC) was organized in 1861 and in
operation until 1879. A civil organization ... Coverage Events: American Civil War.
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 ...
More than any other institution, the Sanitary Commission systematized the
benevolence of ... Through its influence, all of American society has been
Feb 26, 2015 ... The U.S. Sanitary Commission opened hospitals, organized supplies and
educated government officials. Women volunteers raised money, ...
Mar 25, 2016 ... History of the United States Sanitary Commission. Philadelphia, 1866. Hospital
Transports. 1863 for the U.S. Sanitary Commission.
May 22, 2012 ... Thus some prominent citizens banded together to form the U.S. Sanitary
Commission, which channeled volunteer contributions of money and ...
Lincoln initially hesitated to support the commission, calling it a “fifth wheel to the
coach,” but on 13 June he signed a bill officially establishing the U.S. Sanitary ...