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Memorial of the Great Central Fair for the U. S. Sanitary Commission

Charles J. StillГ©

Memorial of the Great Central Fair for the U. S. Sanitary Commission

held at Philadelphia, June 1864.

by Charles J. StillГ©

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Published by U.S. Sanitary Commission in Philadelphia .
Written in English


Classifications
LC ClassificationsE632 .P557
The Physical Object
Pagination211 p.
Number of Pages211
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL178715M
LC Control Numbera 25000074
OCLC/WorldCa14851896

Title Great Central Fair for the Sanitary Commis[sion] Summary Print shows letterhead for the Great Central Fair in Philadelphia showing scenes in which members of the Sanitary Commission help soldiers on battlefields; includes letter notifying the recipient of being appointed to the Hatters and Hatters Materials Revenue Fund. Title. Great Central Fair, in aid of the U. S. Sanitary Commission, Philadelphia, June Manufacturer. United States Mint. Collector.

|a "In order to aid the Sanitary Commission in its holy work of succoring the wounded soldiers of the Union Army, seventy-five copies -- three-eighths of the edition -- will be presented to the Great Central Fair now open in Philadelphia."--P. The Great Central Fair was a fair that happened in June It took place in Philadelphia, was held to raise funds for the United States Sanitary Commission.. History. The Great Central Fair took place from June 7 until J It happened in a park called Logan Circle in Philadelphia. Other sanitary fairs took place in Chicago, Cincinnati, and New York City.

The Great Central Fair for the U.S. Sanitary Commission. Committee on Sewing Machines; Note on resolution passed by the Supervisory Committee. Signed by Storrow Higginson; June - Publication. United States Create Central Sanitary Fair, Philadelphia. Our Maizena Department, Bill of Fare. United States Great Central Sanitary Fair, Philadelphia. This is an image of both the obverse and reverse of a bronze coppered medal commemorating the Great Central Fair, in aid of the U. S. Sanitary Commission Logan Square, Philadelphia, June The United States Sanitary Commission (USSC) was a private relief agency created by federal legislation on J , to support sick and wounded Seller Rating: % positive.


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Memorial Of The Great Central Fair For The U. Sanitary Commission, Held At Philadelphia, June [Charles Janeway Stillé] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This book was originally published prior toand represents a reproduction of an important historical work.

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Sanitary Commission: Held at Philadelphia. Memorial of the Great Central Fair for the U.S. Sanitary Commission, held at Philadelphia, June by Stillé, Charles J.

(Charles Janeway), Pages: Scholars believe, and we concur, that this work is important enough to be preserved, reproduced, and made generally available to the public. Sports & Outdoors. Format Paperback. Author Seller Rating: % positive. Many resources about the Sanitary Fair are also included in the library's book collections, such as Charles J.

Stille, Memorial of The Great Central Fair for the U.S. Sanitary Commission Held at Philadelphia, June (Philadelphia, ) and "Our Daily Fair," the fair's daily newspaper containing detailed descriptions of the various departments.

Great Central Fair for the U.S. Sanitary Commission ( Philadelphia (page images at HathiTrust) United States sanitary commission: Circular addressed to the branches and aid societies tributary to the U. sanitary commission.

(Washington, D.C., Printed by. Full text of "Memorial of the Great Central Fair for the U.S. Sanitary Commission, held at Philadelphia, June " See other formats. MEMORIAL OF THE GREAT CENTRAL FAIR FOR THE U.S. SANITARY COMMISSION, HELD AT PHILADELPHIA, JUNE, Philadelphia: 4to.

3 albumen photographs mounted on inserted leaves. Publisher's green cloth gilt. Rubbed, light browning. First edition. The Great Central Fair took place in Philadelphia in June The purpose of the fair, which featured art, craft, and historical exhibits, was to raise funds for the United States Sanitary Commission.

This was a private organization that operated during the American Civil War under the authority of the federal government to provide relief to soldiers and assistance to the Union army in.

Stillé, Charles J. Memorial of the Great Central Fair for the U.S. Sanitary Commission, held at Philadelphia, Philadelphia: United States Sanitary Commission, v.

Author(s): Stillé,Charles J(Charles Janeway), Title(s): Memorial of the Great Central Fair for the U. Sanitary Commission, held at Philadelphia, June The Great Central Fair was a fair that happened in June It took place in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

It was a fundraiser for the United States Sanitary Commission. History. The Great Central Fair took place from June 7 until June 28 of in the Logan Circle park in Philadelphia.

Memorial of the Great Central Fair for the U.S. Sanitary Commission, held at Philadelphia, June Verso: "In commemoration of the great central fair for the U.S.

Sanitary Commission held at Philadelphia, June " Abstract A commemorative medallion from the sanitary fair, held at Philadelphia, The United States Sanitary Commission was founded in as the American Civil War began.

Its purpose was to promote clean and healthy conditions in the Union Army camps. The Sanitary Commission staffed field hospitals, raised money, provided supplies, and worked to educate the military and government on matters of health and sanitation.

1 print: chromolithograph. | Print shows a view from the northwest of the temporary buildings erected for the Great Central Fair in on Logan Square in Philadelphia, with the SS Peter and Paul Cathedral on the far side.

The three-week fair raised over a million dollars for the United States Sanitary Commission. Stille, Charles J.

Memorial of the Great Central Fair for the U.S. Sanitary Commission Held at Philadelphia, June Philadelphia: United States Sanitary Commission, Taylor, Frank H. Philadelphia in the Civil War, Philadelphia: City of Philadelphia, United States Sanitary Commission.

Title: Memorial of the William Penn Parlor in the Great Central Fair, Held in Logan Square, Junefor the Benefit of the U.S. Sanitary Commission Format/binding: Softcover Book condition: Near Fine. The U.S. Sanitary Commission is memorialized by a group of re-enactors who portray the Boston branch of the commission at various civic events, educational programs, and Civil War re-enactments.

The group is based out of the Greater Boston area of Massachusetts. Get this from a library. List of the committees of the Great Central Fair for the U.S. Sanitary Commission, held in Philadelphia, June, [John Welsh;].

The Great Central Sanitary Fair of Philadelphia netted the U.S. Sanitary Commission $1, by the time it closed. The proceeds were used to promote the health, comfort and efficiency of the solder in the field."In order to aid the Sanitary Commission in its holy work of succoring the wounded soldiers of the Union Army, seventy-five copies -- three-eighths of the edition -- will be presented to the Great Central Fair now open in Philadelphia."--P.

Reproduction of original from Huntington Library. Sabin no. Physical Description: 29 p. ; 25 cm.The United States Sanitary Commission was a relief agency created to support soldiers that fought for the Union during the Civil War.

It was a private organization that raised funds, coordinated donations of basic necessities and medical supplies, and provided volunteers to care for the sick and wounded.