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Lofty Only in Sound: Crossed Wires and Community in 19th-Century Dreams

- April 5, 2017 in civil war, Culture & History, dream, dreams, Featured Articles, paranormal, poetry, psychology, Science & Medicine, telepathy, us civil war

Alicia Puglionesi on a curious case of supposed dream telepathy at the end of the US Civil War, and the important role dreams played in how a traumatised nation responded to the conflict.

Reed Bontecou’s Portraits of Wounded Soldiers (1865)

- March 8, 2016 in american civil war, civil war, civil war injuries, civil war photographs, medical photography, us civil war

Photographs of injured American Civil War soldiers created by Reed B. Bontecou, a New York surgeon who played a key role in documenting the very many casualties of the Civil War battlefields.

Reed Bontecou’s Portraits of Wounded Soldiers (1865)

- March 8, 2016 in american civil war, civil war, civil war injuries, civil war photographs, medical photography, us civil war

Photographs of injured American Civil War soldiers created by Reed B. Bontecou, a New York surgeon who played a key role in documenting the very many casualties of the Civil War battlefields.