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Call the Midwife! Women in Historic Medical Care

Title:Call the Midwife! Women in Historic Medical Care
Date & Time:Fri Mar 22, 2024 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Location:Stabler-Leadbeater Apothecary Museum, 105-107 S. Fairfax St. (Map This)
Event Details:Midwives did more than deliver babies! In honor of Women’s History Month, explore the role, knowledge, and challenges of Midwives through the lens of the Stabler-Leadbeater Apothecary Museum and its collection of historic medicines and archives. Content note: this tour will cover the complex history around contraception, abortion, and miscarriage; recommended for ages 18 and older.
Fees:$15 per person, $12 for volunteers and members of Historic Alexandria
Audience:Anyone may attend
Tags:Apothecary Museum, Health, Museums, Women, Women History

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