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
Living historians from the Blue and Gray Hospital Association will be at the Pry House Field Hospital Museum portraying Civil War medical personnel.Learn More
War came to Frederick in 1861 – a four year nightmare ensued. Join us for our latest First Saturday walking tour in Downtown Frederick.Learn More
Discover how Civil War veterans and doctors grappled with mental health.Learn More
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“Proper care and the exercise of a little patience” – The Medical Treatment of Private William McCarter
Private William McCarter’s treatment after the battle of Fredericksburg is an excellent case study of Civil War medical care.