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  Texas
  Buffalo Gap

  Buffalo Gap Historic Village

  Box 818

  Buffalo Gap  TX  79508    

  Phone   325 572-3365  Web Site  http://www.mcwhiney.org/buffgap/bghome.html

  Description  three areas interpret 50 years of Texas history, interpreters, medical instrument collection

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Building Collection

  Kind of Activity   Living History

  Industry /Profession Medical

  Collection A-F Arms

  Collection G-M  Maps

  Era  1875-1925

  New or Updated:   5/7/2005
 

  TX

  Fort Sam Houston

  U S Army Medical Department Museum

  2310 Stanley Road, Building 1046

  Fort Sam Houston  TX  78234    

  Phone  210 221-6358

  Web Site http://www.ameddgiftshop.com/museum.htm

  Alt Web http://www.ameddmuseumfoundation.org/planningavisit.htm - location

  Description  Army medical equipment, uniforms, artwork, photos, scale models,

                    ambulances, POW memorabilia

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Military

  Nature of Group or Site  Unit

  Industry /Profession Medical

  Group Identity  Library

  New or Updated:  1/4/2007

 Texas
 
Houston
 
McGovern Museum of Health & Medical Science
 
1515 Hermann Drive
 
Houston  TX  77004    
 
Phone  713 942-7054
 
Alt Phone  713 521-1515
 
Web Site  http://www.mhms.org/
 
E-mail  mailto:info@mhms.org
 
Description  Body Pavilion with giant models of human organs, hands on exhibits,                          visiting exhibits
 
Type of Resource  Specialty Museum
 
Primary Focus  Science Museum
 
Industry /Profession  Medical
 
New or Updated:  08/21/2003

  Virginia
 
Bellroi
 
Walter Reed Birthplace
 
4021 Hickory Fork Road
 
(routes 616 & 614)
  Bellroi  VA    23061    
 
Phone   804 693-3663
 
Web Site  http://www.apva.org/apva/walter_reed.php
 
E-mail  mailto:apva@apva.org
 
Description  birthplace of physician who worked on the cause of yellow fever
 
Type of Resource   House Museum
 
Primary Focus  Famous People
 
Industry /Profession Medical
 
Owner/Operator:  APVA
 
New or Updated:     5/10/2004

  Charlottesville
 
Children's Health Museum
 
U VA Health Sciences Center
 
Box 231-94
 
Charlottesville   VA   22908    
 
Phone   434 924-1593
 
Web Site  http://www.healthsystem.virginia.edu/internet/health-museum/
 
E-mail  mailto:epv4p@virginia.edu
 
Description  small experiential museum, one on one teaches children about the hospital                     experience
 
Type of Resource   Science
 
Primary Focus  Children
 
Industry /Profession Medical
 
New or Updated:  5/25/2004

  Virginia
 
Lynchburg
 
Pest House Museum & Old City Cemetery
 
401 Taylor Street
 
Lynchburg VA   24501    
 
Phone   804 847-1465
 
Web Site  http://www.lynchburgonline.com/
 
Alt Web  http://www.gravegarden.org/pesthouse.htm
 
Description  Pest House and 1840's doctor's office
 
Type of Resource   Historic Place
 
Primary Focus  Building Collection
 
Building Type   Hospital
 
Industry /Profession Medical
 
New or Updated:    5/6/2004

Virginia
Richmond
History of the Health Sciences Museums
Tompkins-McCaw Library, Virginia Commonwealth U
Box 980582
Richmond VA 23298
Phone 804 828-9898
Web Site http://www.library.vcu.edu/tml/speccoll/museums.html
E-mail mailto:jlkoste@vcu.edu
Description world wide link list of medical museums
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Primary Focus History Resource
Kind of Activity Link List
Nature of Group or Site Web Site
Industry Profession Medical

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