19th Century Medical Practices Lecture at Ft. Caspar Museum Association’s Fall Lunch and Learn Program

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September 29, 2018

Price

Lunch is $5 for FCMA members, and $8 for non-members. The lecture is free with the paid lunch, or free with paid Museum admission.

Times

12 - 2 p.m.

Location

Ft. Caspar Museum

Address

4001 Fort Caspar Road Casper, WY 82604

Contact

Website
Description

The Fort Caspar Museum Association is pleased to announce its Fall Lunch and Learn program, and will feature Dr. Al Mattern who will present “19th Century Medicine: Myth or Marvel?” The program will be held from 12 – 2 p.m. on Saturday, September 29th.

Learn about Civil War and Frontier medicine. Dr. Mattern will also bring items from his collection of 19th century medical equipment, including an authentic amputation kit, syringes, catheters, and a stomach pump.

An optional lunch will be served at 12 p.m., followed by the lecture at 1 p.m. Reservations are required for the lunch and must be made by September 27th (call 235-8462). The cost for lunch is $5 for FCMA members, and $8 for non-members. The lecture is free with the paid lunch or free with paid Museum admission. Lunch will feature a buffet of fried chicken, sides, dessert, and beverages.

Fort Caspar Museum’s hours in September are 8:00 am to 5:00 pm daily. Admission prices are $4 for adults; $3 for youth (ages 13-18 years) and seniors (ages 62 and over); and free for children (12 years and younger) and for FCMA members.

For more information, call the Museum at (307)235-8462, or visit our website at http://www.fortcasparwyoming.com.

Fort Caspar Museum
4001 Fort Caspar Road
Casper, WY 82601

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