Traveling Tidbits

Wag’s Restaurant – Historic Downtown Frederick’s Hidden Pub

If you time your visit to the National Museum of Civil War Medicine just right, you can have lunch or dinner at a neat place within walking distance. Wag's Restaurant (Author Photo, 2019) Wag’s Restaurant is more than a food joint in Downtown Frederick Maryland. It’s like stepping back into the old Prohibition days when… Continue reading Wag’s Restaurant – Historic Downtown Frederick’s Hidden Pub

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