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
Historian and reenactor Noah Briggs discusses STDs among Civil War soldiers and what the army did to treat them.Learn More
Author, lecturer, and retired physician Dr. Mick Bedard will discuss Union naval medicine during the Civil WarLearn More
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Medical innovations in the Civil War also included methods of transporting the wounded, including hospital trains.
Did CPR exist in the 19th century? How did doctors resuscitate patients during the Civil War?