Clara Barton

Events

Clara Barton was born (December 25, 1821)

December 25, 1821

On December 25,IN Oxford,MA

Barton served as an independent nurse(1862)

1862

Also first saw combat in Fredericksburg, Virginia.

Help reunite missing soldiers(1865)

1865

Clara Barton worked for the International Red Cross during the Franco-Prussian War(1870-71)

1870 - 1871

The American Red Cross Society was founded (1881)

1881

book entitled The Story of My Childhood, which was published in 1907.

1907

She wrote this book

Barton died at her home in Glen Echo, Maryland, on April 12, 1912

1912

Historical Events

johnstown flood (1889)

1889

Galveston Flood (1900)

1900