This week’s episode is a “best of” program with exerpts from four earlier programs.
Dr. Jon Willen discusses the first doctor on the scene at Ford’s Theater when the call went out “is there a doctor in the house?” — Dr. Charles Leale.
John Heiser, historian at Gettysburg National Battlefield Park, discusses Camp Letterman Hospital where the wounded at the battle of Gettysburg were cared for.
Author David Welker explains the significance of the battle of Chantilly, Virginia.
Dr. Edward Steers Jr. returns to the podcast to speak of his upcoming book and misconceptions about Abraham Lincoln.