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To See the World

During the Civil War, glasses with colored lenses were used to treat disorders and illnesses. Yellow-trimmed glasses were used to treat syphilis, blue for insanity, and pink for depression. Thus we get the term, “to see the world through rose-colored glasses.”

English Civil War: 1643

Date: December, 27th 2012 11:30 am - 11:40 am

A Royalist soldier describes the battles of Lansdowne Hill and Roundway Down.

Location
1st Floor Theater