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Reminiscences of a Southern Hospital, by Its Matron

By: Phoebe Yates Pember

...Phoebe Yates Pember served as a matron in the Confederate Chimborazo military hospital in Richmond, Virginia, during the Civil War, overseeing a dietary kitchen serving meals to 300 or more wounded soldiers daily. Reminiscenc...

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