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Title Nurse and spy in the Union army : comprising the adventures and experiences of a woman in hospitals, camps, and battlefields / by S. Emma E. Edmonds with illustrations.
Imprint Hartford, Conn. : W.S. Williams ; Philadelphia : Jones Bros., 1865.


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Description 1 online resource (384 pages) : illustrations
Series Nineteenth Century Collections Online (NCCO): Women: Transnational Networks
Nineteenth Century Collections Online (NCCO): Women: Transnational Networks.
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Subject United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives.
Secret service -- United States -- Civil War, 1861-1865.
American Civil War.
United States.
American Civil War (United States : 1861-1865) fast (OCoLC)fst01351658
Genre Steel engravings.
Wood engravings.
Personal narratives.
Personal narratives.
Dummies (Publishing) -- Connecticut -- Hartford -- 1865.
Publishers' advertisements -- Connecticut -- Hartford -- 1865.
Contents Commencement of the war -- Marching orders -- Water for the wounded -- Washington after Bull Run -- Arrival at Fortress Monroe -- The march to Yorktown -- A lost friend -- My first secret expedition -- Evacuation of Yorktown -- McClellan's dispatch from Ewell's farm -- Another disguise -- Am I a stoic? -- Our communications -- Renewal of the battle -- Leave of absence -- Change of base across the peninsula -- Withdrawal to Malvern Hill -- Return of old acquaintances -- My constant companion -- Pope's army -- After Antietam -- A military executions -- McClellan removed -- After the battle -- Appointed detective -- A Unionist from the Rebel Army -- Arrival at Vicksburg -- Western Gibraltar -- Review of hospitals and camp life -- Closing incidents.
Summary This book discusses the experiences of the author, who was known for serving as a nurse and a spy with the Union Army during the American Civil War.
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