Soldiers Aid Society


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Soldiers Aid Society

This relief statue shows the Sanitary Commission, the Soldiers' Aid society and the hospital service. The women shown include Mrs. Benjamin Rouse, Miss Mary Clarke Brayton, Miss Ellen F. Terry, Miss Sara Mahan, Mrs. John Shelly, Mrs. William Melhinch and Mrs. J. A. Harris. The hospital work is represented by Mrs. R. B. Hayes, Mrs. Peter Thatcher are busy with hospital work alongside a Sister of Charity who is tending to a wounded soldier.

Courtesy of Heidi Kathleen Elise Fearing


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