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Historical Interpreters Workshop
March 9 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm EDT| $50 NMCWM member/$60 non-member
Discover the incredible history of Civil War medicine at the Historical Interpreters Workshop!
The National Museum of Civil War Medicine and the Blue and Gray Hospital Association are partnering to bring you the annual Historical Interpreters Workshop.
On Saturday, March 9, 2019, Museum volunteers and living historians will present on a number of important topics related to the incredible history of Civil War medicine. This one-day symposium is designed for students of the American Civil War and for those working or volunteering at historical sites and organizations.
“Civil War Medicine: It’s Not What You Think” is a motto at the museum and this symposium demonstrates the depth and complexities to the story of medical care during the American Civil War.
Presentations will run throughout the day, with a break for lunch on your own in Downtown Frederick.
This event is sold out.
Schedule of Events:
8:00 – 8:15 AM Check-in and Introduction
8:15 – 9:15 AM Dr. Jon Willen – Dr. Simon Baruch
9:15 – 10:15 AM Daryl Crawford – Civil War Camp Diseases
10:15 – 10:30 AM Break
10:30 AM – 11:30 PM Charlie Gossard – Andersonville
11:30 – 1:00 PM Lunch and Explore Downtown Frederick
1:00 – 2:00 PM Carolyn Ivanoff – Home Health Care
2:00 – 2:15 PM Break
2:15 – 3:15 PM Tony Puzzilla – The Role of Railroads in the Handling and Transportation of the Wounded during the Civil War: The Gettysburg Campaign
3:15 – 4:00 PM Conclusions/Explore Museum/Shop