The First Golden Age of Cannabis Medicine

12Apr2019

From 7:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m.

Don E Wirtshafter, collector at The Cannabis Museum discusses the history of pharmaceutical use of Cannabis from 1841-1937.  From the publication of Dr. William O'Shaughnessy's On the Preparations of the Indian Hemp, or Gunjah in 1841 to the 1937 Marihuana Tax Act, Wirtshafter elucidates the early medicinal use of Cannabis in America as highlighted by the medicinal bottles on display.

Doors open at 6:30, lecture begins at 7. Free and open to the public. Registration required.