Divided by Conflict.Three sites, thousands of stories.
National Museum of Civil War Medicine
Clara Barton Missing Soldiers Office Museum
Pry House Field Hospital Museum
Professor Peter Carmichael will lead a discussion of his new book – The War for the Common Soldier, using wartime letters from Civil War soldiers.Learn More
Learn the story of an often forgotten signer of the Declaration of Independence who changed American medical history forever – Benjamin Rush.Learn More
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Dr. Allison Johnson shows how Union soldiers who had a right arm amputated used their left arm to relate their wartime experiences in unexpected ways.
Read about the life of Union General Israel B. Richardson, from his rise through the ranks to his medical treatment at the Pry House after Antietam.