Clara Barton

Sunday, May 21, 2017
American Red Cross Founder's Day
On this day, in 1881, the American Red Cross was founded by Clara Barton. This organization provides emergency disaster relief.

Known as the "Angel of the Battlefield," Clara Barton cared for Civil War soldiers and formed the American Red Cross.  Photographs and easy-to-read text tells the story of this great woman in history.

Author Edison, Erin
Pages 24 pages
Genre Nonfiction
Reading level K-1
Interest level PreK-2
Guided reading O
ATOS 2.9
Lexile 500L