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People/Characters: Phoebe Yates Pember

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Belles, Beaux and Brains of the 60's by T. C. De Leon
Confederate Ordeal: The Southern Home Front by Steven A. Channing
A Southern Woman's Story by Phoebe Yates Pember
Tenting Tonight: The Soldier's Life by James I. Robertson
Women at the Front: Hospital Workers in Civil War America by Jane E. Schultz

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Phoebe Yates Pember (1823–1913) served as a nurse and the first female administrator at Chimborazo Hospital in Richmond, Virginia, then one of the largest military hospitals in the world, during the U.S. Civil War. She published her memoirs, A Southern Woman’s Story: Life in Confederate Richmond, in 1879.

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