Our speakers make the history and legacy of Civil War medicine and humanitarianism come alive. Bring one of our experts to your classroom, organization, or event.
Perfect for learners from seven to seventy (and beyond), our speakers work to tailor their presentation to each group’s needs.
Mythbusters: The True Story of Civil War Medicine
One Vast Hospital: Frederick, MD and the Civil War
Dr. Jonathan Letterman: Father of Modern Emergency Medicine
Clara Barton: Her Life and Legacy
Clara Barton's Missing Soldiers Office
Working Girls: From Clerical Work to Sex Work, 19th Century Working Women
Hard Tack and Hard Marching: A Day in the Life of a Soldier
What's on the Menu? Food and Nutrition in the Civil War
Say Ah: Dentistry in the Civil War
Everyman His Own Horse Doctor: Veterinary Medicine and the Civil War
Cut It Off: An Amputation Demonstration and Discussion
Real v. Reel: A Closer Look at the Medicine of Hollywood
Many of these topics are also available through our “Hangout with a Historian” series.