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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.”

15th Century Long Sword

Date: April, 21st 2014 2:30 pm - 2:45 pm

Our Interpreters demonstrate techniques for the long sword from 15th century German manuals.

Location
1st Floor Theatre