Clara Barton

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“I have an almost complete disregard of precedent, and a faith in the possibility of something better. It irritates me to be told how things have always been done. I defy the tyranny of precedent. I go for anything new that might improve the past” as said by Clara Barton. One of the most remarkable human being in this world, Clara Barton, has made this world a better place. She was kind-hearted and ready to lend a hand. Always striving to make the world a better place, Clara Barton made a difference in the world as a Nurse, humanitarian, and as the Founder of the Red Cross.
Clara Barton made a difference in the world as a helpful Nurse. Clara was a nurse from the age of 11 to the age of 91. Barton left her job in 1861 at the patent office to help with the civil war. Clara brought supplies, food, and water to two hospitals by mule in the night. She helped with feeding and nursing the men from the war. Some of the doctors thought using medical supplies was a disgrace to their practice because they thought they could do much better than medical supplies was a disgrace so they fired her....
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