Video Category: Exhibition Videos

Affairs of State: 118 Years of Diplomacy and Entertaining at Anderson House

February 24, 2023

Diplomacy and entertaining have always gone hand in hand in the nation’s capital. Anderson House, headquarters of the Society of the Cincinnati, has played a historic role in that story during the twentieth and twenty-first centuries—but one that has largely gone untold. Since its opening in 1905, the mansion has been the site of hundreds […]

Saving Soldiers: Medical Practice in the Revolutionary War

March 1, 2022

Explore our previously featured exhibition, “Saving Soldiers: Medical Practice in the Revolutionary War,” in this short video featuring a few highlight objects. Drawn principally from the Institute’s collections of rare books, manuscripts, portraits and artifacts, “Saving Soldiers” examined medical practice in the Continental Army and the experiences of surgeons and their patients under the dire […]