"Northeast (front) and northwest facades from north -
Clara Barton House,
5801 Oxford Road, George Washington Memorial Parkway,
Glen Echo, Montgomery County, MD"
The American Red Cross was born on 21 May 1881 when Clara Barton convened its first official meeting.
The Red Cross is still very much alive and giving aid where needed -- such as this week in Oklahoma.
Disaster relief donations to the National American Red Cross can be made online here.