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Cordelia Harvey: The Wisconsin Angel - Ep.406

  • Aired: 03/16/2010
  • 41:34
  • Rating: TV-G
Bob Kann, Ph.D., Entertainer, Educator, Consultant & Storyteller. Curriculum and Instruction, UW-Madison. Bob Kann tells the story of Cordelia Harvey, the Wisconsin Angel. Harvey fought to improve the conditions injured soldiers, from both the Union and Confederate Armies, were subjected to in the make-shift hospitals during the Civil War.
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Cordelia Harvey: The Wisconsin Angel - Ep.406
Learn how Cordelia Harvey fought to improve hospital conditions for Civil War soldiers.
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