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lief agents (Ladies) at Washington the Hospital transport system of the Sanitary Commission Mrs. Harris's, Miss Barton's, Mrs. Fales', Miss Gilson's, and other Ladies' services at the front during fever-stricken and wounded, resulted in the preservation of hundreds of valuable lives. Mrs. John Harris, the devoted and heroic Secretary of the Ladies' Aid Society of Philadelphia, had already, itchen to the Ninth Corps, and much of the time for the other Corps also. At Fredericksburg, Mrs. Harris, Mrs. Lee, Mrs. Plummer, Mrs. Fales, and Miss Barton, and we believe also, Miss Gilson, were A part of the same noble company, though not all, were at Chancellorsville. At Gettysburg, Mrs. Harris was present and actively engaged, and as soon as the battle ceased, a delegation of ladies cors. Clapp, and Miss H. A. Adams, of the St. Louis Ladies' Aid Society, Mrs. Joel Jones, and Mrs. John Harris, of the Philadelphia Ladies' Aid Society, Mrs. Stranahan, and Mrs. Archer, of Brooklyn, if
uence exercised in her late mission. Mrs. John Harris. Previous history Secretary Ladn the beginning of 1861, should have chosen Mrs. Harris as capable of the great services and the ex the Ladies' Aid Society, of Philadelphia. Mrs. Harris, though continued as its Corresponding Secrarmy of the Potomac moved to the Peninsula, Mrs. Harris went thither, first distributing as far as rom the Chickahominy to Harrison's Landing, Mrs. Harris was an active and deeply interested witnesdays at the hospitals near Fortress Monroe, Mrs. Harris came up the Potomac in one of the Governmen Mrs. Mary W. Lee, Miss Tyson, and others. Mrs. Harris gave herself to the work of caring for the their country. Early in November, 1862, Mrs. Harris left Smoketown General Hospital, near Anties time till about the middle of June, 1863, Mrs. Harris had her quarters in the Lacy House, Falmouterkieft, she remained in charge two months. Mrs. Harris was with her here for a short time, and Mis[4 more...]
ier he melts at last visits in other hospitals Broad and Cherry Street Hospital, Philadelphia Assists in organizing a Ladies' Aid Society at Chester, and in forming a corps of volunteer nurses at Falmouth, Virginia, in January, 1863, with Mrs. Harris on a tour of inspection in Virginia and North Carolina with her husband the exchange of prisoners touching scenes the Continental Fair Mrs. Parrish's labors in connection with it the tour of inspection at the Annapolis hospitals letters illness which continued for several weeks. Her health being at length restored, she went to Washington, spent a few days in visiting the hospitals there, and then, with a pass sent her by Major-General Sumner, from Falmouth, she joined Mrs. Dr. Harris and started, January 17th, 1863, for Falmouth via Acquia Creek. The army was in motion and much confusion existed, but they found comfortable quarters at the Lacy House, where they were under the protection of the General and his staff. H
L. P. Brockett, Women's work in the civil war: a record of heroism, patriotism and patience, Index of names of women whose services are recorded in this book. (search)
406. Gibson, Mrs. E. O., 396, 399, 408. Gibson, Mrs. Peter, 410. Gillis, Miss Agnes, 405. Gilson, Miss Helen L., 45, 47, 52, 55, 133-148, 232, 301, 316. Gove, Miss Emily, 406. Gray, Mrs. Caroline E., 407. Grier, Mrs. Maria C., 88. Griffin, Mrs. William Preston, 301, 316. Guest, Mrs., 405. Hagar, Mrs. C. C., 408. Haines, Mrs. Hannah A., 408. Hall, Miss Maria M. C., 157, 247, 290, 401. Halbert, Mrs. M. E., 409. Hancock, Miss Cornelia, 284-286. Harmon, Miss Amelia, 86, 87. Harris, Mrs. John, 46, 47, 53, 149-160, 367. Hart, Miss E. A., 409. Hartshorne, Miss Isabella M., 408. Harvey, Mrs. Cordelia A. P., 47, 164, 260-268. Harwood, Miss C. A., 408. Hazard, Mrs., 408. Heyle, Mrs., 411. Hickox, Mrs. J. E., 408. Hicks, Mrs., 409. Hoadley, Mrs. George, 53. Hodge, Mrs., 89. Hoge, Mrs., 48, 53, 178. Holden, Mrs. F. A., 409. Holmes, Mrs. Amelia, L., 411. Holstein, Mrs. William H., 251-259. Hooper, Mrs. Lucy H., 73. Houghton, Mrs., 408. Howe, Mrs. Charles,