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Public Scholars Project
Clara Barton: Angel of the Battlefield
March 14, 2019 at 6:30 PM | Lakewood, NJ | Georgian Court University
Clara Barton was born on December 25, 1821, in Massachusetts. In 1852 she founded one of the first free public schools in New Jersey. During the American Civil War, she headed for the front lines, taking supplies to wounded soldiers and earning the title “Angel of the Battlefield.” She established the first chapter of the American Red Cross. Clara’s example of indomitable strength, dogged determination and boundless good will is a model for all Americans.
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