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
The physicians and doctors of the Civil War have received deserved attention in the study of the Civil War. But what about the common stretcher bearer?Learn More
Explore the National Museum of Civil War Medicine with museum volunteers and living historians from the Blue and Gray Hospital Association on December 14.Learn More
Join us on Sunday December 15 for a living history event at the National Museum of Civil War Medicine featuring the Blue and Gray Hospital Association.Learn More
The Museum is a very busy place, so I became a member to keep up with new programs, tours, outreaches, etc!
“Grounds While Occupied as a Military Hospital:” Charlottesville General Hospital at the University of Virginia
Read about the challenges of running a university and hosting a large hospital in this blog post about the University of Virginia’s Civil War hospital.
Discover the ways in which Civil War Americans thought disease traveled by smells and how they worked to stop its spread with good odors.