Mercy Street Footnotes

Week 1 Infographic

Week 1 Infographic

Did You Know? Florence Nightingale had a large impact on hospitals during the Civil War.

Week 2 Infographic

Week 2 Infographic

Did You Know? Changing hairstyles signified a coming-of-age amongst women during the Civil War.

Week 3 Infographic

Week 3 Infographic

Did You Know? The Oath of Allegiance to the United States was passed in 1861 and required signatures of residents in areas under Union control.

Week 4 Infographic

Week 4 Infographic

Did You Know? Increased numbers of hypodermic needles contributed to opiate addiction.

Week 5 Infographic

Week 5 Infographic

Did You Know? The Knights of the Golden Circle (KGC) was a secret society in the mid-nineteenth century United States.

Week 6 Infographic

Week 6 Infographic

Did You Know? Black powder was the only known explosive before the 19th Century.

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