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Learn about Clara Barton, the founder of the American Red Cross who led the organization for 23 years. Clarissa Harlowe Barton, known as Clara, is one of the most honored women in American history. Barton risked her life to bring supplies and support to soldiers in the field during the Civil War. She founded the American Red Cross in 1881, at age 59, and led it for the next 23 years. Her understanding of the ways she could provide help to people in distress guided her throughout her life. By the force of her personal example, she opened paths to the new field of volunteer service.
Helen Dore Boylston April 4, 1895 – September 30, 1984 was the American author of the popular Sue Barton nurse series and Carol Page actor series Born. Clara Barton: Founder of American Red Cross 1955 and 1963. Travels With Zenobia: Paris to Albania by Model T Ford with Rose Wilder Lane 1983. a b c d e f "Helen Dore Boylston Is Dead; Author of 'Sue Barton' Series" The New York Times 1984-10-05 Retrieved 2007-07-25. a b c d e f g h i "Helen Dore Boylston: Nurse From New Hampshire" Archived from the original on March 12, 2008 Retrieved 2007-07-25. a b Holtz 1995, p 100. ^ a b c d e f g h Ashenburg, Katherine Summer 2003 "Sue Barton and Me" The American Scholar 72 3: 137–141.
Clara Barton should be a role model to all. She braved Civil War battlefields to nurse the wounded and then fought for an American chapter of the Red Cross. I highly reccomend this book to all! Popular Categories. Teen and Young Adult. Literature & Fiction.
A transatlantic telegraph cable is an undersea cable running under the Atlantic Ocean used for telegraph communications. The first was laid across the floor of the Atlantic from Telegraph Field, Foilhommerum Bay, Valentia Island in western Ireland to Heart's Content in eastern Newfoundland.
British aviators John Alcock and Arthur Brown made the first non-stop transatlantic flight in June 1919. They flew a modified First World War Vickers Vimy bomber from St. John's, Newfoundland, to Clifden, Connemara, County Galway, Ireland. The Secretary of State for Air, Winston Churchill, presented them with the Daily Mail prize for the first crossing of the Atlantic Ocean by aeroplane in "less than 72 consecutive hours".
The American Red Cross also partners with other Red Cross networks, throughout the world to help some of the most marginalized and vulnerable populations. Clara again traveled to Europe to recuperate after losing her eyesight from nervous exhaustion in 1872. While there, Clara heard about her sister Sally’s death in the Spring of 1874. The American Red Cross promotes mutual understanding, friendship, cooperation, and peace. They stand for neutrality used for national relief societies. The True Heroine 8) From then on Clara was remembered in history as the founder of the American Red Cross. Many people remember Clara as a very courageous lady in the times of the Civil War.
Clara Barton 1821-1912 Founder of the American Red Cross. Slideshow 82194 by LeeJohn. Clara Barton was known as the Angel of the Battlefield. She worked tirelessly trying to save the lives of injured Union Soldiers. Clara Barton 1821-1912 Founder of the American Red Cross. The Red Cross offers first aid and safety courses for everyone. Previous Next Christmas Seals became an annual campaign for the Red Cross, raising millions of dollars between 1907 - 1919. gov/cgi-bin/query/D?cdn, ww. oc. org/museum, Clara Barton biography:, ww. ps.
Clara formed the American Red Cross in 1881. Clara Barton was born in Massachusetts, on December 25, 1821. Clara and her four older siblings were raised on a small farm by their parents Sarah Stone and Stephen Barton. During her childhood, she was very shy, and her older brothers and sisters were always bossing her around. But months went by and Congress had not yet signed the treaty to join the International Red Cross, so Clara founded the American Red Cross, and became its first President. She wanted the American Red Cross to help the victims of natural disasters, not just war, and she later persuaded the International Red Cross to do that too. Clara led the American Red Cross from 1881 to 1904. The Red Cross had warehouses full of food, water, and health care supplies.
by Helen Dore Boylston. Series: Landmark Books (58). American Civil War (18611865). Founding of the American Red Cross (1881). Disambiguation notice.
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|A||–Helen Dore Boylston||Carla Barton, Founder Of The American Red Cross
Written-by [Adapted From The Book By] – Helen Dore Boylston
|B||–Adele Gulman Nathan||The First Transatlantic Cable
Written-by [Adapted From The Book By] – Adele Gulman Nathan
- Directed By – Bob Bell
- Producer – Martha Huddleston
- Script By – Elise Bell
NotesAmerican Landmark series
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