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
On Sundays at 3 PM, docents from the National Museum of Civil War Medicine will explain how Frederick became One Vast Hospital during the Civil WarLearn More
Discover the role played by hospital stewards, a critical cog in the Civil War health care system, and how they compare to modern day nurses.Learn More
Discover more about the natural remedies used to treat illness during the Civil War. Volunteer Greg Susla will discuss in the Pry House medicinal garden.Learn More
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Union surgeon John Brinton’s medical service during the Civil War influenced the study of medicine in the United States for years to come.