• Clara Barton National Historic Site tulips in bloom.

    Clara Barton

    National Historic Site Maryland

Photos & Multimedia

The Photo Gallery link above offers an on-line selection of 12 photographs of Clara Barton.

The Virtual Tour link directs you to the Clara Barton Interactive Experience. This is a Flash production with sound that has two components to choose from. Experience a virtual tour of Clara Barton National Historic Site and also try the interactive learning activities.

 

Did You Know?

Clara Barton seated with a female nurses graduation class.

Clara Barton is probably the most famous American nurse who was never a real nurse. She cared for wounded soldiers in the Civil War and as President of the American Red Cross she organized over 18 relief efforts, but she was a former school teacher and government clerk.