Annie E. Miles' Oration"The Badge of the American Red Cross"

Oration
Date: 
1897

In her oration "The Badge of the American Red Cross," Anne E. Miles analyzed the founding and purpose of the Red Cross in America. She primarily discussed Clara Barton's role in the founding and the way in which the Red Cross transformed American philanthropy from personal donations to a more collective and organized model of giving.

Location of Document in Archives: 
Orations 1891 M643b