In a time when whiskey was the staple medicine on the battlefield, its procurement, rationing, and protection (from marauders and surgeons, alike) was essential. This story is drawn from the memoir of Phoebe Pember, administrator of the largest military hospital during the American Civil War.
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Earlier Event: September 14Live Performance: Wilhelm Tell - 1st Floor Brown-Forman Theatre
Later Event: September 14Story Time: The Boy Who Looked Like Lincoln - 2nd Floor, Civil War Gallery