Minnesota Historical Society M-Flame Logo
 

Banner

Painted diagram curtain used by lecturer, Sanitary Commission during the Civil War. Showed how the Sanitary Commission was set up and how it operated. This was a forerunner of the American Red Cross. ca. 1861, Civil War

ID Number: 4944

Painted diagram cortain illustrating the organization of the Sanuitary Commission, used by organization lecturers during the war.

< < BACK
Banner
War and Rememberance African Americans In Minnesota The Home Front Minnesota's Soldiers Fort Snelling's Role