BAHM exhibit featuring local medical history opens

September 15, 2020

The Bartlesville Area History Museum is presenting “A Medical History of Washington County.” The free exhibit will run through Nov. 30.

“This exhibit covers medical history of the Bartlesville area,” said BAHM Coordinator Heather Hutto. “It examines the area’s first doctors, the Influenza Pandemic of 1918 and how the evolution of modern medicine took place in Bartlesville.”

“A Medical History of Washington County” opened virtually on Sept. 14. Links to the virtual exhibit can be found on the museum’s Facebook page. The virtual exhibit will feature a virtual reality tour.

The museum is open to the public but has a capacity limit of 10 people at a time due to Covid-19 precautions.

The museum’s hours are 8:30 a.m. to noon and 1-3:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. For more information, contact BAHM at 918.338.4294.