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3 edition of Union Square and the Sanitary Commission found in the catalog.

Union Square and the Sanitary Commission

address by the Hon. Samuel B. Ruggles, at Union Square, on the opening of the Metropolitan Fair, April 8th, 1864.

by Samuel B. (Samuel Bulkley) Ruggles

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Published by Cornell University Library .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History / United States / General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages24
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11897924M
    ISBN 101429749830
    ISBN 109781429749831

    The minutes of the Philadelphia Branch of the Sanitary Commission, which begin in , are also included in this collection. The Ladies Committee (a sub-committee of the Sanitary Commission), organized Febru , was mentioned several times in these minutes. Square solutions for almost everything. help streamline any type of business at any stage of business. We design and build our hardware in-house—so it all works seamlessly for sales in your store and on the go. Every business is different, so we build different suites of tools for each. Select your business type to see how we can help.

    Kirk said they made thousands of quilts to the specifications required by the Sanitary Commission, although few of these quilts survived the conflict. "The Sanitary Commission requested quilts that were 56" x 72", basically a small single bed size," she said. "Most men were smaller than today's soldiers." An Important Part of the Civil War. Alvarado-Niles Road Union City, CA Phone: Fax: City Hours and Phone Numbers; Contact City Staff; Share Your Feedback.

      Union Soldier Larkin Goldsmith Mead Holding a Than Union Soldiers Attending a Funeral For One of Thei A Group of Men Posing Around a Well Near an Abando Two Italian Soldiers Standing Guard at the Entranc Union Soldiers of the 3rd Massachusetts Volunteer Union Zouaves From Company E of the 23rd New York.   The fair was a fundraiser for the U.S. Sanitary Commission, a relief organization that brought supplies and medical help to Union soldiers fighting in the Civil War. The Great Central Fair was held in Logan Square and you can see some great images of it at the Library Company’s website. The new book of nonsense.


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Union Square and the Sanitary Commission by Samuel B. (Samuel Bulkley) Ruggles Download PDF EPUB FB2

EBay | Medals and Tokens: Great Central Fair, Philadelphia, June (in case with map of Fair) / Union Volunteer Refreshment Saloon and Hospital, Second Annual Fair, June /49 pins. Union-square Fair Building.; Mr. and Mrs. WATKINS having volunteered to repeat their Photographiana for the benefit of the Sanitary Commission.

The concert-room was of. At the time of his funeral March 7,minute guns were fired from Alcatraz island and answered by a battery on Union square. The Governor and his staff were in the line of parade. Flags were at half-mast upon all of the private and public buildings and government buildings, including all of the foreign consuls of the city.

Horace Howard Furness is best known as a prominent nineteenth century Shakespearean scholar, but during the Civil War, he served an active role in the United States Sanitary Commission. Furness was born in to Reverend William Henry Furness, minister of the First Unitarian Church in Philadelphia and a leading abolitionist, and Annis Jenks.

Our department provides core basic services essential to neighborhood quality of life. We direct the general construction, maintenance, and cleaning of approximately miles of roadways throughout the City.

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Mary Livermore - A Chicago native, Mrs. Livermore was a Union nurse and in charge of various US Sanitary commission home front efforts.

This memoir was written many years after the Civil War, inand is not based on a diary from the time period. The Civil War, From Bull Run to Chattanooga, the Union armies had fought their battles without benefit of either a grand strategy or a supreme field commander.

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Wyoming Valley Sanitary Authority representatives knew Spring Run in Hanover Township was supposed to run through an opening underneath railroad tracks and. In the Southern Tier Region of upstate New York, lies the Town of Union in the scenic Appalachian Mountain Chain.

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Two years later he married Catherine Jane “Jennie” Smyser, and by the summer of had three children. Miss Florence Nightingale, who had had training as a nurse at Kaiserworth, and a selected band of 37 nurses were sent to the seat of the war, on Octo 15 Inthe British Government appointed a sanitary commission to proceed at once to Crimea and Scutari.

15 Miss Nightingale and the commission succeeded in introducing many. James Yeatman, president of the Western Sanitary Commission, officially acted on behalf of former slaves and black veterans of the Civil War who had.

Source: Report of the Indiana Sanitary Commission Made to the Governor, January 2,(Indianapolis, ) The local community did more than send and read letters. A steady flow of socks and other clothing, food items, newspapers, and other useful things were sent to supplement whatever was provided by the Army.

the "authorized edition" of the emancipation proclamation, the presidential decree of which lincoln said, "if my name goes down in history, it will be for this act." this is one of twenty-seven surviving of the edition of forty-eight printed to benefit the great central fair for the sanitary commission in out of 5 stars Review of Margaret Humphreys, Marrow of Tragedy: The Health Crisis of the American Civil War Reviewed in the United States on Febru The past couple decades have seen the publication of a number of books documenting Civil War s: 6.

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While head of the sanitary commission, Olmsted surveyed the social background and attitudes of 7, Union soldiers. In the mids, despite the demands of a rapidly growing landscape architecture practice, he tried to write a magnum opus on the evolution of American society.With the establishment of the U.S.

Sanitary Commission in the summer ofstrain developed between the Iowa division of the commission and some of those already engaged in private aid work.

The tension eased gradually after members of a special session of the Iowa legislature appointed Wittenmyer an agent of the Iowa State Sanitary.Philadelphia Pal-1k Gilt Au+ Details - Great Central Sanitary Fair G. Wash. $ Civil War Token Great Central Fair Philadelphia June - Washington Bust Cw $ June - Great Central Fair - Philadelphia, Pa -c.w.

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