Photograph Size: 6x12 | Ready to frame in any standard size frame | Frame Not Included | Archival Quality Reproduction |
Boston : Published by the author, 1902 from a photograph taken earlier photograph of Susie King Taylor, known as the first African American Army nurse Summary: Photograph shows portrait of Susie King Taylor, who served more than three years as nurse with the 33rd U.S. Colored Troops Infantry Regiment during the American Civil War, although officially enrolled as a laundress. She also taught children and adults to read while serving with the regiment. Subjects: Taylor, Susie King,, 1848-1912, United States, Army, Colored Infantry Regiment, 33rd (1864-1866), People, African Americans, Military service, 1860-1870, African Americans, Women, Nurses, Teachers, United States, History, Civil War, 1861-1865, Military personnel.