Preparing and Dispensing Civil War Prescriptions

  • Details

    Dr. Hasegawa, Director Emeritus of the Society of Civil War Surgeons, will describe how pharmacists of the Civil War era interpreted, compounded and dispensed prescriptions. The presentation will include a display of antique apothecary implements and a demonstration of how powder papers and pills were prepared.

  • Jan 21, 2017
  • Phone:
  • (703) 746-1702
  • Price:
  • Free
  • Location:
  • Beatley Central Library
  • 5005 Duke St.
  • Alexandria, VA
  • Details

    Dr. Hasegawa, Director Emeritus of the Society of Civil War Surgeons, will describe how pharmacists of the Civil War era interpreted, compounded and dispensed prescriptions. The presentation will include a display of antique apothecary implements and a demonstration of how powder papers and pills were prepared.

Preparing and Dispensing Civil War Prescriptions
  • January 21, 2017 to January 21, 2017
  • Beatley Central Library
  • Free