Army Medical Museum

Armed Forces Institute of Pathology Building, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, 13th St. and Fern Pl., Washington, District of Columbia

Description 

Specially designed building, intended as the fireproof, permanent home of the Army Medical Museum, which was founded in 162. Housed collection of surgical and medical specimens and a medical library. -- Historic American Buildings Survey (HABS DC-306)

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on October 15, 1966
Reference number
66000854
Areas of significance
Health/Medicine; Science
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
A - Event
Property type
Building
Historic function
Museum
Current function
Museum
Periods of significance
1875-1899; 1850-1874

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