Scope and arrangement
Condensed Historical Matter contains the printed publications, graphics, photographs, maps and artifacts brought together by the USSC during post-war arrangements of its records, including some materials from the Medical Committee Archives.
The United States Sanitary Commission records. Condensed historical matter is arranged in ten series:
Items typically include printed reports, circulars and forms.
Illustrations from April 1864 newsweeklies concern the Metropolitan Fair.