2021 Winter Lecture Series - Medical Kit

Gettysburg National Military Park


Few artifacts in the collection of the Gettysburg Museum of the American Civil War garner more shocked fascination than the medical instruments on display. From bone saws to tenaculums and scalpels, they painted a chilling picture of the aftermath of Civil War combat. Join Ranger Tom Holbrook as he examines these instruments, and the men and women that used them.


35 minutes, 24 seconds

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