This item, composed by Nurse Anna S. Webb-Peck, details her experiences as a nurse during the first year of the Civil War. One of the prominent people that she came into contact with during the period was Mary Ann "Mother" Bickerdyke, who gained widespread fame for her work as a hospital administrator for the Union during the Civil War.
Creator: Webb-Peck, Anna S.
Date: Between January 1, 1862 and June 30, 1897
Item Number: 219263
Call Number: Mary Ann Bickerdyke Coll. #276 Box 1 Correspondence, 1862-June 1897
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 219263
Collections - Manuscript - Bickerdyke, Mary Ann
Date - 1880s
Military - Service - Army - Nurses
Military - Veterans - Organizations - Grand Army of the Republic (GAR)
Military - Wars - Civil War
Objects and Artifacts - Communication Artifacts - Documentary Artifact - Letter
People - Notable Kansans - Bickerdyke, Mary Ann, 1817-1901
Thematic Time Period - Civil War, 1861 - 1865
Type of Material - Unpublished documents - Reminiscences and Memoirs