The Extra Mile
— Points of Light Volunteer Pathway —Clara Barton lived a lifetime of tireless service to others. During the American Civil War, she became known as the &ldauo;Angel of the Battlefield," delivering supplies and caring for the sick and wounded. After the war, Barton organized a campaign to locate missing soldiers. Her enduring legacy was the founding, in 1881, of the American Red Cross, an organization whose name became synonymous with disaster preparedness, response and relief.
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|Date Added||Friday, January 8th, 2016 at 9:01am PST -08:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 323654 N 4307369|
|Decimal Degrees||38.89751667, -77.03350000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 53.851', W 77° 2.01'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 53' 51.06" N, 77° 2' 0.6" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling North|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 655 15th St NW, Washington DC 20005, US|
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