|When:||Back to Calendar September 14, 2013 @ 11:00 am – September 15, 2013 @ 5:00 pm||Where:||Pry House Field Hospital Museum
18906 Shepherdstown Pike
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|Cost:||Suggest Donation of $5.00|
|Contact:||Thomas Frezza, Pry House Superintendent
The 17th Corps Field Hospital, of Illinois, and the Blue and Gray Hospital Association will recreate a surgical hospital in the Pry Barn. Living historians will provide interactive demonstrations of medical practices such as triage, battlefield surgery, and the preparation of medicine. Special presentations will occur hourly from 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM or as requested and are appropriate for all ages. On Saturday evening, at 8:00pm, surgeons will conduct a candlelight surgery demonstration.