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Southwest in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Walter Reed

 
 
Walter Reed Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, May 5, 2012
1. Walter Reed Marker
Inscription.
Walter Reed
Who gave man control over
Yellow Fever
Died in a hospital
on this site
November 23, 1902

 
Location. 38° 52.271′ N, 77° 1.128′ W. Marker is in Southwest, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker can be reached from First Avenue. Click for map. On Fort McNair. Marker is at or near this postal address: 114 First Avenue. Building 58, Washington DC 20319, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Titanic Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named Walter Reed (about 400 feet away); Military Education at Fort McNair (about 600 feet away); Linking the "Island" to the City (about 800 feet away); Harbour Square (approx. 0.2 miles away); Housing Reform and the Syphax School (approx. 0.2 miles away); Wheat Row (approx. 0.2 miles away); Barney House (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Southwest.
 
Also see . . .  Walter Reed. Biography at the National Museum of Health and Medicine. (Submitted on January 27, 2015, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.) 
 
Categories. Science & Medicine
 
Walter Reed Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, May 5, 2012
2. Walter Reed Marker
Walter Reed Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, May 5, 2012
3. Walter Reed Marker
Building 58 image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, May 5, 2012
4. Building 58
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 384 times since then and 38 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on March 4, 2017.
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