Clark Park is the largest park in West Philadelphia, operated by the Parks and Recreation Department of the City of Philadelphia. It was the site of Satterlee Hospital, which treated over 120,000 sick and wounded soldiers during the Civil War. A monument commemorating Satterlee Hospital was erected in 1916 using a large stone from the Gettysburg Battlefield.
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania | HSP is one of the nation's largest nongovernmental repositories of documentary materials, housing more than 600,000 books, 300,000 graphics, and 20 million manuscript items.
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania | The museum contains an extensive collection of Civil War artifacts, battle relics, personal memorabilia, paintings, documents, and photographs that were initially assembled by the veterans who formed Post 2 of the Grand Army of the Republic.
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