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32c Phoebe Pember stamp

United States Postal Service1995-06-29

Smithsonian's National Postal Museum

Smithsonian's National Postal Museum

Confederate Nurse Phoebe Yates Levy Pember (1823-19131). Directed care and dietary needs of over 10,000 soldiers at Richmond's Chimboraza, one of CSA's largest hospitals. Speciality: chicken soup. Criticized poor care in her "A Southern Woman's Story".

Scott Catalogue USA: 2975r

Copyright United States Postal Service. All rights reserved.

Museum ID: 1996.2081.197.18

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  • Title: 32c Phoebe Pember stamp
  • Creator: United States Postal Service
  • Date Created: 1995-06-29
  • Medium: paper; ink (multicolored) / photogravure

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