National Geographic : 1947 Jun
Our Magnificcnt Capital City lKolaclhrome by lohln E;. 'Flettcher Red Crosses Glow in the Home of Clara Barton, Founder of the American Red Cross At her Glen Echo, Maryland, house, the Civil War heroine maintained Red Cross headquarters from 1897 to 1904. There she lived until her death in 1912. Stool and chair in this attic room were hers. c National Geograplhic Society Kodclhrome by .itAnthony Stewart Peru's Pre-Columbian Ponchos and Amazon's Tropical Birds Are Akin Some 1,000 years ago a Pacific coast people stitched feathers, obtained in trans-Andean trade, into the patterns. Secretary Alexander Wetmore displays a macaw and a parakeet at Smithsonian Institution.