Thursday, January 23 2014

01/23/2014 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm

During the Civil War, Lynchburg was home to the second largest permanent hospital center in the Confederacy.  At times there were more sick and wounded soldiers in the city than residents.  Historian Ted Delaney will give an illustrated overview of this astounding medical complex, including its general and specialty hospitals (like the Ladies Relief Hospital and “Pest House”), its remarkable leaders (like Dr.