TITLE

'There Are Many Sick, Feeble, and Suffering Freedmen': The Freedmen's Bureau's Health-Care Activities During Reconstruction in North Carolina, 1865-1868

AUTHOR(S)
Pearson, Reggie L.
PUB. DATE
April 2002
SOURCE
North Carolina Historical Review;Apr2002, Vol. 79 Issue 2, p141
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Describes how the U.S. federal government acted on the plight of the freed slaves during the Reconstruction era in North Carolina from 1865 to 1868. Creation of the Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen and Abandoned Lands; Mission of the bureau; Establishment of a medical division by the bureau.
ACCESSION #
6835872

 

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