Ramsey After Dark: Medical Confidential

Date/Time

Sep 13, 2013
06:30 PM until 09:00 PM

Description

Like many Victorian era families, the Ramseys faced medical issues both big and small. This 75 minute program explores the Ramseys' medical history, from mumps and measles, to whooping cough and mental illness. Hear excerpts from letters and journals of family members and from the physicians who treated them. Learn about symptoms, discover the cures that were used, and find out what it was like to be a patient in the Victorian era. This tour features adult content and is not suitable for children under age 18.

Cost

$7-$10

Location

View map Alexander Ramsey House
265 S. Exchange St.
St. Paul, MN

Additional Information

Sponsor

Minnesota Historical Society

Phone

651-296-8760 

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