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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.”

The Charge of the Light Brigade: 1854

Date: March, 18th 2013 3:30 pm - 3:50 pm

An 11th Hussar tells of the “charge” at the Battle of Balaclava during the Crimean War.*****

Location
1st Floor Theater