Civil War exhibit on display in Harrell Library

February 06, 2013

The George T. Harrell Health Sciences Library at Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center and Penn State College of Medicine will host the National Library of Medicine traveling exhibit, "Life and Limb: The Toll of the American Civil War." The opening day reception will be Feb. 13, and the exhibit will run through March 21. Guest speakers Barbara Sanders and Susan Rosenvold will lecture on battlefield medicine during the Civil War. The exhibition, presented in partnership with The Doctors Kienle Center for Humanistic Medicine and the College of Medicine Department of Humanities, explores the experiences of disabled Civil War veterans and coincides with celebration of the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg this year.

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Last Updated February 07, 2013