NB: This is another post that might not be of interest to the squeamish. Sorry – bit of a trend this week, apparently!
I usually avoid the Daily Mail, but this “article” was too good to pass up. Please ignore all the Kardashian-heavy gossip stories on the right and check out this fascinating collection of photos. The writer has assembled images relating to Civil War medicine and hospitals. There’s not a ton of background information or detail, but they’ve been well chosen for theme. Lots of new-to-me images here, and some really intriguing ones, to boot.
Civil war surgery: The grisly photos that show how wounded soldiers were treated | Mail Online.