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Fort McPherson, World War II Station Hospital, Nurses' Quarters, Anderson Way & Howe Street, Atlanta, Fulton County, GA



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Location
Anderson Way & Howe Street, Atlanta, GA

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS GA-2282-I
Building/structure dates: 1943 initial construction
Significance: The Nurses Quarters was built as part of the Station Hospital addition of 1943. It signifies the expansion of the Fort McPherson Station Hospital during World War II and the role of 800-series hospital construction in mobilization. The building housed thirty-six nurses who worked at the hospital. It was originally connected to a second nurses quarters and a mess hall, all located at the southeastern end of the Station Hospital complex.

Subjects
Nurses' Residences


Related Names
Burges & Stevens, Architects


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. VIEW OF SOUTH (GABLE END) AND WEST WALLS FROM ANDERSON WAY, FACING NORTHEAST.
2. VIEW OF WEST SIDE FROM PARKING LOT, FACING EAST.
3. VIEW OF NORTH GABLE END WALL, FACING SOUTH.
4. VIEW OF SOUTH (GABLE END) FACE, FACING NORTH.
5. VIEW OF WEST FACE, FACING EAST.
6. VIEW OF FIRST FLOOR INTERIOR CORRIDOR, FACING NORTH.
7. VIEW OF FIRST FLOOR ROOM LOCATED IN THE SOUTHWEST CORNER, FACING SOUTHWEST.


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