Industrial Revolution Salute and Special, Clara Barton

Industrial Revolution Salute and Special, Clara Barton
By: Industrial Revolution Last Updated: April 28, 2017

This week, help us salute another great American, Clara Barton (1821-1912). "I may be compelled to face danger, but never fear it, and while our soldiers can stand and fight, I can stand and feed and nurse them"

Clara Barton became a teacher, worked in the U.S. Patent Office, and was an independent nurse during the Civil War. She spent much of her life in the service of others. Not content with sitting on the sidelines, while serving as an independent nurse, she was nicknamed "the angel of the battlefield". After the War ended, she worked for the War department helping to reunite missing soldiers with their families. In 1881 she founded the American Red Cross Society and served as its first president...

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