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Clara Barton, girl nurse.

by Augusta Stevenson

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  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Bobbs-Merrill in Indianapolis .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Barton, Clara, 1821-1912 -- Juvenile fiction,
  • Barton, Clara, 1821-1912,
  • Women -- Biography

  • About the Edition

    Describes the girlhood of one of the first battlefield nurses, who aided wounded soldiers in the Civil War and founded the American Red Cross.

    Edition Notes

    StatementIllustrated by Frank Giacoia.
    SeriesChildhood of famous Americans, Childhood of famous Americans series.
    ContributionsGiacoia, Frank, illus.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.S8467 Cl4
    The Physical Object
    Pagination200 p.
    Number of Pages200
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5849512M
    LC Control Number62009247

      Legendary American Civil War-era nurse Clara Barton was extraordinary in many ways. Not only was she an important nurse in the US Civil War, she also played a key role in bringing the Red Cross to America. Here, Matt Goolsby follows his first ‘nurses in war’ article on Cornelia Hancock . ‎Clarissa “Clara” Barton was a shy girl who grew up to become a teacher, nurse, and humanitarian. At a time when few women worked outside the home, she became the first woman to hold a government job, as a patent clerk in Washington, DC. In , she was appointed “lady in charge” of the hospit.

      Clara Barton resigned from the American Red Cross in but remained active giving speeches and lectures. You can read more about the Johnstown Flood in our article: Johnstown: The Flood of the Rich & Famous – Devastating Results After the Dam Broke. She is the author of a book entitled The Story of My Childhood, which was published in Clara Barton Clara Barton, known as an American humanitarian, the “Angel of the Battlefield,” and known for being the American Red Cross founder accomplished many things during her life. Throughout her long commitment of service, Clara achieved honor as a teacher, battlefield nurse, lecturer, and founder of the American Red Cross.

    The Detroit Free Press describing Clara Barton in 1. THE FIRST INSTALLMENT of our Pioneers in Nursing series focused on Florence Nightingale. This article continues the series by celebrating the life and accomplishments of Clara Barton, an early contributor to the nursing profession.   Miss Boylston drew upon her own experiences to create the ''Sue Barton'' books, as well as a biography of Clara Barton, the Civil War nurse and .


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The book tells about the life Clara Barton Clara Barton who was a nurse who eventually founder the American Red Cross.4/5. Clara Barton, girl nurse, (The Childhood of famous Americans series) Hardcover – January 1, by Augusta Stevenson (Author) See all 4 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

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Clarissa “Clara” Barton was a shy girl who grew up to become a teacher, nurse, and humanitarian. At a time when few women worked outside the home, she became the first woman to hold a government job, as a patent clerk in Washington, DC. Clara Barton was there, an angel of mercy doing all in mortal power to assuage the miseries of the unfortunate soldiers.” In her capacity as a nurse during the Civil War, Barton operated independently of all government or private organizations.

That independence meant she was often one of the very first civilians on the field after most battles. Sue Barton is the central character in a series of seven novels for adolescent girls written by Helen Dore Boylston between and The series was published by Little, Brown & Co.

and saw a number of reprints following its initial publication. At present, the series is in reprint by Image Cascade Publishing.

The series follows Sue Barton through her nurse's training and her work life. Clara Barton: Girl Nurse Hardcover – January 1, by Augusta Stevenson (Author), Gray Morrow (Illustrator) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ Author: Augusta Stevenson. Get this from a library. Clara Barton, girl nurse. [Augusta Stevenson] -- When she was only seven years old Clara Barton knew a great deal about fighting Indians. Captain Barton delighted to tellhis youngest daughter exciting stories of the Indian war.

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The genre of this book is biography. The book setting is in a lot of places, but one place is North Oxford, Massachusetts. The main characters in this book are Clara Barton, her siblings, and many other people. In this book, Clara Barton does great things/5. Clara Barton, founder of the American Red Cross.

Barton was educated at home and began teaching at age She attended the Liberal Institute at Clinton, N.Y. (–51). In in Bordentown, N.J., she established a free school that soon became so large that the townsmen would no longer allow a.

she published a book inThe Red Cross in War and Peace. From a shy little girl who talked with a lisp, Clara Barton became a teacher, government clerk, battlefield nurse, finder of missing persons and founde r of one of the country ’s largest humanitarian. texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Genealogy Lincoln Collection.

Books to Borrow. Top Clara Barton, girl nurse by Stevenson, Augusta; Giacoia, Frank, illus. Publication date Topics Barton, Clara,Barton, Clara,WomenPages: Clarissa "Clara" Barton was a shy girl who grew up to become a teacher, nurse, and humanitarian.

At a time when few women worked outside the home, she became the first woman to hold a government job, as a patent clerk in Washington, DC.

Clara Barton was born in and was known for being a teacher, humanitarian, nurse and the founder and president of the American Red Cross. Since she was alive during the 's, her style of dress is distinctively Victorian, with its high collars, long flowing skirts and lace-up boots.

Clara Barton Biography, Life, Interesting Facts. Clara Barton was a nurse and founder of the American Red Cross. Born on Decemshe became the first president of the America Red Cross after founding it on Clara Barton started a professional career as an educator and later patent clerk before venturing into nursing during the American Civil War.

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Tweet. KIRKUS REVIEW. An engaging volume in a popular series which tells background stories of the youth of characters in history. Clara Barton, who was founder of the Red Cross, was youngest of a lively brood and she grew up in the pre-civil war years in.