Personal Sacrifice: Pain & Suffering


The Graves family Bible

The inscriptions in this family Bible records the losses the Graves family suffered during the Revolution.


Pages from the wartime journal of a doctor treating soldiers during the war.

The medical journal of a Continental Army physician bears witness to the pain and suffering American soldiers endured on and off the battlefield.

Solomon Burt's gravestone

Solomon Burt's gravestone

Burt’s tragic death reminds us that danger existed both on the battlefield as well as on the homefront.

Personal Sacrifice