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Incidents of the United States Christian commission.

by Edward Parmelee Smith

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Published by J. B. Lippincott & co. in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States Christian Commission,
    • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Anecdotes

    • Edition Notes

      Also published without index [Philadelphia? c1868] under title: Incidents among shot and shell.

      StatementBy Edward P. Smith.
      GenreAnecdotes.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE635 .S646
      The Physical Object
      Pagination512 p.
      Number of Pages512
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6918755M
      LC Control Number02018787
      OCLC/WorldCa2422948

      Buy Thrilling incidents of the war by Smith, Edward Parmelee (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Edward Parmelee Smith. On this day, November l6, l86l, YMCA volunteers established the United States Christian Commission. George H. Stuart was appointed as its permanent chairman. Stuart, a banker, had spent most of his life supporting evangelical missions.

      Men's Christian Association, which led to the organization of the United States Chris-tian Commission (New York, ), 7. "Moss, Annals of the United States Christian Commission, n. 12 Vincent Colyer, Report of the Christian Mission to the United States Army, of Vincent Colyer, presented to the N. Y. and Brooklyn Young Men's Christian Asso-. “United States Christian Commission on the Battlefield,” Harper’s Pictorial History of the Great Rebellion (New York: Harpers & Brothers, ). However, this gory symbolism took on a new significance amid the bloodshed of the war, as the sacrifice of Christ crucified was increasingly equated with that of the Union soldier dying on the.

      Incidents of Shot and Shell; The Only Authentic Work Extant Giving the Many Tragic and Touching Incidents That Came Under the Notice of the United States Christian Commission During the Long Years of the Civil War. Edgewood Publishing Company, First Edition. At the start of the 21st century, Christian Identity is strongest in the Pacific Northwest and the Midwest, but Christian Identity groups or churches can be found in virtually every region of the United States (outside the United States, it is much weaker, but there are Identity groups in Canada, Ireland, Great Britain, Australia and South Africa).


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History has never been a strong subject for me, so being able to read this book and really see the day to day lives of the soldiers, delegates, nurses, and chaplains brought them to life for me in a way I 5/5(2).

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William Grant is described in the book on page 37 of attending to a man at Fairfax Station: " I was busy removing the bloody garments from a Union soldier.

In his pocket I found a small book: I discovered a [New] Testament". It goes on to note that it had belonged to a North Carolina. This book was compiled by Rev. Edward P.

Smith, field secretary for the Commission from the diaries of all the delegates that served during the war. This book provides excellent details of the USCC's activities during the war and the campaigns they were involved in.

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Lippincott & CoPages: The delegates of the Christian Commission – volunteers who were sent South to the armies for periods of six weeks at a time – were tasked with distributing millions of religious tracts, Bibles, hymn books and pocket testaments, preaching sermons, and organising Bible studies and prayer meetings.

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The United States Christian Commission was an organization that furnished supplies, medical services, and religious literature to Union troops during the American Civil War. It combined religious support with social services and recreational activities.

It supplied Protestant chaplains and social workers and collaborated with the U.S. Sanitary Commission in providing medical services. The Christian Commission.

Rev. Edward Smith, recording secretary for the Commission used those diaries to write his book "Incidents of the U.S. Christian Commission" as not only a history of the War but also a history of the sacrificial work of the delegates of the Commission.

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Contributor: Smith, Edward Parmelee. The only authentic work extant giving the many tragic and touching incidents that came under the notice of the United States Christian Commission during the long years of the Civil War. By Rev. Edward P. Smith Field Secretary of the Commission.

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This article serves as a list and compilation of acts of terrorism, attempts of terrorism, and other such items pertaining to terrorist. From the opening quote by Francis Bacon If a man will begin with certainties, he shall end in doubts; but if he will be content to begin with doubts, he shall end in certainties, to the dramatic conclusion, Og Mandinos The Christ Commission is a powerful speculative examination of the events leading up to Jesus of Nazareths crucifixion, death and resurrection/5.The United States Sanitary Commission was founded in as the American Civil War began.

Its purpose was to promote clean and healthy conditions in the Union Army camps. The Sanitary Commission staffed field hospitals, raised money, provided supplies, and worked to educate the military and government on matters of health and sanitation.