Civil War Soldiers' Nutrition and Hygiene

The National Museum of Civil War Medicine hosted an online discussion with John Heckman, known as “The Tattooed Historian,” about Civil Warread more

The National Museum of Civil War Medicine hosted an online discussion with John Heckman, known as “The Tattooed Historian,” about Civil War soldiers' nutrition and hygiene. He described what type of food would have been in their rations, how they might have cooked it, and their access to items like toothpaste and toilet paper. The National Museum of Civil War Medicine provided this video. close

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  • Jake Wynn Interpretation Director National Museum of Civil War Medicine->Clara Barton Missing Soldiers Office Museum

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Civil War Soldiers' Nutrition and Hygiene

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Program ID:
472917-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Frederick, Maryland, United States
First Aired:
Jun 20, 2020 | 6:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Jun 28, 2020 | 11:05am EDT | C-SPAN 3

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  • Jun 20, 2020 | 6:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 21, 2020 | 4:01am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 28, 2020 | 11:05am EDT | C-SPAN 3