18th Century Medicine

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When: Back to Calendar March 2, 2014 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Where: Almshouse (HSBC Headquarters)
9811 Van Buren Lane
Cockeysville,MD 21030
Cost: Free to Members/$5 per person non-members
Contact: Historical Society of Baltimore County
Categories: HSBC Event

Come join us for an exciting afternoon with Gary DePaolo (who portrays Dr. Barton Tabbs) and explains what medicine was like during the 18th century. As Dr Tabbs, topics of discussion will include his life as a Physick and Surgeon in Maryland during the colonial years through the American Revolution.  Dr. Tabbs will explain common medical practices, apothecary for treatments and common surgerical techniques. On display will be 18th century medical instruments and medicinals.