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Broken Bodies Suffering Spirits: Injury, Death, and Healing in Civil War Philadelphia
From 9/1/2013 – 8/31/2018 Philadelphia & the Countryside Exhibition

What was it like to fight, to become sick or injured, to take care of the wounded? Why did people—especially women—volunteer to work day and night to relieve the suffering of soldiers? What was it like to miss home or die alone? The Mütter Museum explores these questions via artifacts, anatomical specimens, and illustrations from the Museum’s and other collections. You can even step inside our interactive experience that lets you see what it would be like to have an arm amputated.

Time: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location:

Mütter Museum at The College of Physicians of Philadelphia
19 S. 22nd Street
Philadelphia PA 19103

Organizer:
Admission: $15Adult $10Student
Event Contact: The Mütter Museum
215 563 3737
info@collegeofphysicians.org
Website: http://muttermuseum.org/exhibitions/broken-bodies-suffering-spirits-injury-death-and-healing-in-civil-war-philadelphia/
Audience: General
Tickets go on sale: 9/1/2013
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