Civil War Battlefield Medicine
George Wunderlich talked about medical practice during the Civil War. He said the assumption that Civil War battlefield medicine was… read more
George Wunderlich talked about medical practice during the Civil War. He said the assumption that Civil War battlefield medicine was simplistic at best is often an inaccurate portrayal. and the conflict still provides life-saving lessons for our technologically advanced society. He responded to questions from members of the audience.
“Civil War Medicine - It’s Not What You Think” was a noon program at the National Archives. It was presented in partnership with the National Archives Assembly and the National Museum of Civil War Medicine. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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- George Wunderlich Executive Director National Museum of Civil War Medicine
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