Facebook Live – Artifact Spotlight with the Seminary Ridge Museum
January 21 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm EST| FREE
COVID-19 and closures won’t stop us from sharing the incredible lessons we can learn from studying medical care during the Civil War!
Join us on Thursday, January 21st at 1:00 PM on Facebook Live for a virtual program hosted by the National Museum of Civil War Medicine and the Seminary Ridge Museum. You can tune in live by visiting facebook.com/civilwarmed/live or facebook.com/seminaryridgemuseum/live at the scheduled time.
On January 21st, Jake Wynn of the National Museum of Civil War Medicine and Pete Miele of the Seminary Ridge Museum will host a live program together and discuss the history behind artifacts that are currently on loan to the Seminary Ridge Museum from the National Museum of Civil War Medicine. The pair will discuss these artifacts, the stories behind them, and how they communicate the story of Civil War medicine at the Battle of Gettysburg. Wynn and Miele will take questions from the virtual audience and show viewers around the Civil War medical exhibits at the Seminary Ridge Museum.
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