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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.

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.

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 ...

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 .

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 ...

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 under government auspices that sought to ensure the health and safety of Union  ...

Kantor Collection on the U.S. Sanitary Commission and Sanitary Fairs

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They raised millions of dollars for the benefit of the U.S. Sanitary Commission and provided a way for civilians to contribute time, energy and money to show their ...

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, ...

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 ...

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, ...