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Washington
American Red Cross Visitor Center
1730 E Street NW
Washington DC  20006

Phone
202 639-3300
Web Site www.redcross.org
Description center focuses on history of the organization, located next to headquarters
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Nature of Group or Site Association
Industry Profession Medical
 

  Washington

  National Museum of Health and Medicine

  6900 Georgia Avenue NW

  MAIL: 6825 16th St NW, Bldg 54, Washington 20306

  Washington  DC         20307    

  Phone   202 782-2200

  Web Site  http://nmhm.washingtondc.museum/

  Description  pathological, tissue, microscope, medical examiner's collections

  Type of Resource   Specialty Museum

  Industry /Profession Medical

  New or Updated:             1/16/2006

Georgia
Atlanta
CDC/Global Health Odyssey
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Building 1, 1600 Clifton Road NE
Atlanta GA 30333

Phone 404 639-0830
Web Site http://www.cdc.gov/global
Description Centers for Disease control museum and education facility for public health
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Visitor Center
Industry Profession Medical

Jefferson
Crawford W Long Museum Association
28 College Street
Jefferson GA 30549
Phone 706 367-5307
Web Site www.crawfordlong.org
E-mail mailto:info@crawfordlong.org
Description "The Birthplace of Anesthesia", honors first surgical use of ether in 1842, recreated office & apothecary
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Building Type Commercial
Industry  Medical
New or Updated: 04/22/2003

Georgia
Winterville
Carter-Coile Country Doctors Museum
Marigold Lane
Winterville GA 30683
Phone 706 742-8600
Web Site http://cityofwinterville.com/html/doctors_museum.html
Description one time doctors office now a medical museum with instruments, books, medical memorabilia - by appt only
Type of Resource Historic Place
Primary Focus Building
Building Type Religious
Industry Profession Medical

Hawaii
Kalaupapa
Father Damien Tours
1964 Damien Road
PO Box 1
Kalaupapa HI 96742
Phone 808 567-6171
Web Site http://www.netwizards.net/~makhorse/molokaiattractions.htm
Alt Web http://visitmolokai.com/kala.html
Description legally the only way to tour Kalaupapa, leprosy colony made famous by Father Damien
Type of Resource Activity
Primary Focus Local Tours
Industry /Profession Medical
New or Updated: 05/14/2003

Waikiki
Damien Museum and Archives
130 Ohua Avenue
St Augustine's Church
Waikiki HI 96815
Phone 808 923-2690
Web Site http://www.hawaiimuseums.org/mc/isoahu_damien.htm
Alt Web http://www.hawaiiweb.com/html/damien_museum_and_archives.html
Description devoted to priest who created the Hansen Disease (leprosy) colony on
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus Famous People
Industry /Profession Medical
Research /Reading Archives
Era 1840-1889
New or Updated: 05/30/2003

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