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Faith in Possibility: Conserving Clara Barton’s Missing Soldiers Office

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Join us for a lunch time lecture. Friday, July 24th at 12:00PM “I have an almost complete disregard of precedent, and a faith in the possibility of something better. It irritates me to be told how things have always been done. I defy the tyranny of precedent. I go for anything new that might improve the past.” -Clara Barton Join Michael Mills, FAIA, and Anne Weber, FAIA–partners at Mills + Schnoering Architects (M+Sa)–as they discuss their firm’s stabilization and conservation work for the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) at the Clara Barton Missing Soldiers Office Museum. Anne and Michael will…

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Kids’ Early Photography Workshop

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Wednesday, July 15, 2015 – The Pry House Field Hospital Museum will host a special hands-on workshop for children to learn about and use early photographic techniques, including cyanotypes, anthotypes, and pin-hole cameras.

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Peleg Bradford – One Man’s Story

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Civil War After Dark Program – Meet Peleg Bradford. A young man who enlisted in the war. His story was one of many. The NMCWM presents a ‘One Man Show’ without the man! Hear first person accounts of what Peleg was like. From Peleg’s diaries.

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George Wunderlich retiring July 29

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George Wunderlich, Executive Director of the National Museum of Civil War Medicine, based in Frederick, Md., announced to the board his plans to resign, effective August 1, 2015.

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“George has been a strong leader for this organization during his 15-year tenure,” said Betsy Estilow, president of the board. “The museum has greatly increased its national exposure and educational capacity under his leadership.”

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Cigar and Whiskey 2015

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Share in an authentic Civil War experience– smoking cigars and sipping whiskey! Lyon Distilling Co. and Virginia Sweetwater Distillery will be joining the NMCWM for this event- pouring samplings of rum, moonshine and whiskey. The Wine Kitchen will provide sustenance. Register now! Tickets will sell-out! Click the banner for more information.

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Frederick Patients after the Battle of Antietam

Search through our list below of patients that were treated in Frederick after the Battle of Antietam.



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