Visual Arts

Civil War Medicine in Savannah

A visual engaging exhibit featuring Civil War Surgery and Phamacology now on display at the Heritage Classroom at the Massie Heritage Center

By Brandy Simpkins

Many are thankful for the often quick relief of modern day medicine, but most don’t take heed to its gruesome origins. Currently on display at the Massie Heritage Center is a Civil War Medicine and Pharmaceutical exhibition that displays what it was like to receive medical treatment in the 18-19th centuries.

Many are thankful for the often quick relief of modern day medicine, but most don’t take heed to its gruesome origins. Currently on display at the Massie Heritage Center is a Civil War Medicine and Pharmaceutical exhibition that displays what it was like to receive medical treatment in the 18-19th centuries...

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