Union Volunteer Refreshment Saloon and Hospital records and scrapbook

The Union Volunteer Refreshment Saloon and Hospital, a philanthropic organization, was instituted on May 27, 1861. It provided Union solders with free accommodations as their regiments passed through on their way to Washington. A separate hospital would receive any passing sick or wounded soldiers.... Full description

Record Source: Archival Materials
Collection Information: Union Volunteer Refreshment Saloon and Hospital Records and Scrapbook (#Am.67040)
Main Author: Union Volunteer Refreshment Saloon and Hospital (Philadelphia, Pa.)
Format: Manuscript
Language: English
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