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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.”

Gift Shop Closes at 3pm

Date: March, 27th 2013 3:00 pm - 11:00 pm

The Frazier History Museum Store will be closed Wednesday at 3pm and re-opening at 12pm Thursday.