REPORT ON THE CONDITION OF THE TROOPS AND THE OPERATIONS OF THE SANITARY COMMISSION in the Valley of the Mississippi for the Three Months Ending Nov. 30, 1861.

NP: Sanitary Commission, 1861. First edition, Sanitary Commission No. 36 (another 1861 edition was issued in Cleveland). 8vo. 40 pp. The Sanitary Commission was a private relief agency created by the U. S. Government in July, 1861 "to assist in the care of sick and wounded soldiers and their dependent families" (Dictionary of American History). OCLC locates five copies (New York Historical Society, Massachusetts Historical Society, Cincinnati Historical Library, American Antiquarian Society, American Philosophical Society). Very good, untrimmed and unopened copy. Original self-wrappers. (10777). Item #64402

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