The Doctor Will See You Now...

Jul 11, 2014

Medical workers test a serum in a lab, a century ago.
Credit Public Domain

The next time you wait just a little too long for the doctor, consider the fate of our Victorian ancestors. 

Maybe the waits were shorter, but what was the quality of their care? 

That question, and others, are answered by a "Victorian Medical Practices" tour offered at the Beekman House in Jacksonville. 

Historic Jacksonville Inc.--operator of the Beekman House--set it up.