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Phoebe Yates Pember

Phoebe Yates Pember was a Richmond nurse during the Civil War. She served as the matron of Richmond's Chimborazo Hospital, reportedly the largest military hospital in the world in the 1860s.

Courtesy of UNC Chapel Hill Libraries  http://www.lib.unc.edu/

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Jewish Women's Archive. "Phoebe Yates Pember." (Viewed on December 11, 2019) <https://jwa.org/media/phoebe-yates-pember>.


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