I may be compelled to face danger, but never fear it, and while our soldiers can stand and fight, I can stand and feed and nurse them.
Everybody's business is nobody's business, and nobody's business is my business
The patriot blood of my father was warm in my veins
Clara Barton was born December 25, 1821 in Oxford, Massachusetts. During the time she was alive she became a teacher, nurse, and the founder of the American Red Cross. Then died at her home on April 12,1912.
Barton had many accomplishment's in her life. The first women to become a teacher and open her own school. She then was a nurse for the Civil war. Realizing that there are many injures during the war. She then discovered the American Red Cross.
In all her importance as a person is that she has saved peoples lives, gave children education, and got inspiration from being a nurse to help people and create a whole another hospital. Clara Barton has had many great accomplishments during her life.