Vintage Photos of Exhibits at the St. Louis Sanitary Fair During the American Civil War (1864)



A collection of photographs of people and exhibits at the Mississippi Valley Sanitary Fair in St. Louis, Missouri, during the Civil War in 1864. More than $500,000 was raised during the fair to benefit the Western Sanitary Commission which helped sick and wounded Union soldiers.

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By: chubachus (1989.80)

Tags: History, pictures, exposition, civilians, memorial,

Location: St. Louis, Missouri