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Great Risk of Opium Eating - Young Historians Series

Dec. 16, 2017

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National Museum of Civil War Medicine

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Civil War era bottle of Laudanum/Opium
Description
Jonathan Jones presents research on the Civil War-era opiate addiction epidemic and physicians’ responses as opiate addiction among Union and Confederate veterans reached epidemic levels. Museum admission.
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Category: Civil War, History & Heritage

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