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Civil War Sisterhood: The U.S. Sanitary Commission and Women's Politics in Transition

by Giesberg, Judith Ann
Publisher: Northeastern University Press
Issue: Spring 2000
ISBN: 1555534341

A history of the Sanitary Commission that northern women organized to minister to wounded soldiers, Civil War Sisterhood also examines how the Commission served as a springboard to later evangelical causes such as suffrage.

review of Civil War Sisterhood: The U.S. Sanitary Commission and Women's Politics in Transition, by Giesberg, Judith Ann, Civil War Book Review, (Spring 2000).