1925NPS welcomes the public to the Pry House at Antietam NB
- Apr 25, 2005To be known as the Pry House Field Hospital Museum, "the house and
eventually the barn will open as a cooperative project with the
National Museum of Civil War Medicine, based in Frederick, Md., on
Thursday, April 28, with a 10 a.m. ribbon-cutting."
"Exhibits on the first floor of the house will explain the effects on
the Pry family, medical challenges, personalities of Union and
Confederate doctors and medical advances developed at Antietam that
people still reap the benefits from today, Wunderlich said."
"Gen. George McClellan set up his headquarters in the Pry House, which
became a field hospital the day of the battle, Howard said."
See the rest of the article in the Hagerstown Herald-Mail
online - http://www.herald-mail.com/?module=displaystory&s
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