Traveling Tidbits

Frederick Coffee Co. & Cafe – A Hometown Coffee Hangout

If you should want a quick bite to eat or a bracing cup of joe, either before or after your visit to the National Museum of Civil War Medicine, I can recommend only one café just down the street and around the corner from the museum. Frederick Coffee Co & Cafe is a casual and… Continue reading Frederick Coffee Co. & Cafe – A Hometown Coffee Hangout

Military Medicine, Traveling Tidbits

The National Museum of Civil War Medicine – A Leader in Education

Before my visit to the National Museum of Civil War Medicine in Frederick Maryland, the most I knew about Civil War Medicine came from passing remarks in memoirs, books, and the acclaimed series “Mercy Street”. My understanding of the subject was minimal and cursory at best, and tainted by myths about amputations and inept physicians… Continue reading The National Museum of Civil War Medicine – A Leader in Education