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FC: Clara Barton | By: Eshita Sharma | By: Eshita Sharma
1: Clara Barton's Life | Clara Barton was born on December 25, 1821. Clarissa Harlowe "Clara" Barton was a pioneer American teacher, patent clerk, nurse, and humanitarian. At a time when relatively few women worked outside the home, Barton built a career helping others.
2: The Ultimate Efforts of Clara Barton | "I may be compelled to face danger, but never fear it, and while our soldiers can stand and fight, I can stand and feed and nurse them." -Clara Barton
3: She was always willing to help soldiers heal ,even if it meant dying in the process. Barton provided clothing and assorted foods and supplies to the sick and wounded soldiers. She was there to help when her country needed her. Her role model was Elizabeth Blackwell. Barton was a dauntless figure and is one of the most celebrated women in American History.
4: Her Part in the Civil War
5: Before her father died, Clara Barton was able to talk to him about the war effort. Her father convinced her that it was her duty as a Christian to help the soldiers.