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Fort McPherson, World War II Station Hospital, Structures, Bordered by Hardee & Thorne Avenues & Howe Street, Atlanta, Fulton County, GA



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B&W Photos

HB371434
View Of Site A From Building 167, Facing Southwest.

HB371435
View Of Site A From Thorne Avenue, Facing Northwest

HB371436
View Of Site A From Hood Avenue, Facing North/northwest

HB371437
View Of Site A From Anderson Way, Facing South/southwest

HB371438
View Of Site A From South End Of Hood, Facing North (buildings 117, 120, 122, 116, 128, And 121 Are Visible.)

HB371439
View Of Site A From Anderson Way Near Building 132, Facing Southeast (buildings 124, 122, 120, And 118 Are Visible.)

HB371440
View Of Site A From Building 131, Facing Southeast

HB371441
View Of Site A Near Building 123, Facing Northeast

HB371442
View Of Site B From East End Of Anderson Way, Facing West (buildings 126, 128, 129, 130, And 131 Are Visible.)

HB371443
View Of Site B From West End Of Anderson Way, Facing Northeast (buildings 131, 130, 129, And 128 Are Visible.)

HB371444
View Of Site B From Howe Street, Facing Southeast

HB371445
View Of Connecting Corridor Between Buildings 130 And 131, Facing South From Howe Street.

HB371446
View Of Barbecue Pit, Facing East

HB371447
Photocopy Of Drawing (this Drawing Is An 8' X 10' Enlargement From A 4' X 5' Negative; 1942 Drawing Titled 'additional Hospitalization, Fort Mcpherson, Georgia, Site And Foundation Plan' Located At Directorate Of Engineering And Housing, Fort Mcpherson.)


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Item Title


Location
Bordered by Hardee & Thorne Avenues & Howe Street, Atlanta, GA

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS GA-2282-A
Building/structure dates: 1942 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 1943 subsequent work
Building/structure dates: 1995 demolished
Significance: Administrative buildings, quarters, and hospital facilities. Twelve buildings to be demolished 1995. Six to be indirectly affected by new construction 1995. (Representative sample picked for documentation).

Related Names
Van Winkle & Company


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. VIEW OF SITE A FROM BUILDING 167, FACING SOUTHWEST.
2. VIEW OF SITE A FROM THORNE AVENUE, FACING NORTHWEST. (BUILDINGS 120, 117, 121, 122, AND 129 ARE VISIBLE.)
3. VIEW OF SITE A FROM HOOD AVENUE, FACING NORTH/NORTHWEST. (BUILDINGS 116, 117, 120, 118, 128, AND 122 ARE VISIBLE.)
4. VIEW OF SITE A FROM ANDERSON WAY, FACING SOUTH/SOUTHWEST. (BUILDINGS 126, 124, 122, 120, and 114 ARE VISIBLE.)
5. VIEW OF SITE A FROM SOUTH END OF HOOD, FACING NORTH (BUILDINGS 117, 120, 122, 116, 128, and 121 ARE VISIBLE.)
6. VIEW OF SITE A FROM ANDERSON WAY NEAR BUILDING 132, FACING SOUTHEAST (BUILDINGS 124, 122, 120, and 118 ARE VISIBLE.)
7. VIEW OF SITE A FROM BUILDING 131, FACING SOUTHEAST. (BUILDINGS 118, 120, 122, 124, 126 ARE VISIBLE. VIEW OF BUILDING 126 IS ITS NORTH SIDE.)
8. VIEW OF SITE A NEAR BUILDING 123, FACING NORTHEAST. (BUILDINGS 116, 118, 120, 122, 124, 146 ARE VISIBLE. BUILDINGS 128 AND 129 ARE VISIBLE AT FAR LEFT.)
9. VIEW OF SITE B FROM EAST END OF ANDERSON WAY, FACING WEST (BUILDINGS 126, 128, 129, 130, and 131 ARE VISIBLE.)
10. VIEW OF SITE B FROM WEST END OF ANDERSON WAY, FACING NORTHEAST (BUILDINGS 131, 130, 129, and 128 ARE VISIBLE.)
11. VIEW OF SITE B FROM HOWE STREET, FACING SOUTHEAST. (BUILDINGS 131, 130, 129, AND 128 ARE VISIBLE.)
12. VIEW OF CONNECTING CORRIDOR BETWEEN BUILDINGS 130 AND 131, FACING SOUTH FROM HOWE STREET.
13. VIEW OF BARBECUE PIT, FACING EAST. (BUILDING 132 IS IN BACKGROUND ON RIGHT.)
14. Photocopy of drawing (This drawing is an 8' x 10' enlargement from a 4' x 5' negative; 1942 drawing titled 'Additional Hospitalization, Fort McPherson, Georgia, Site and Foundation Plan' located at Directorate of Engineering and Housing, Fort McPherson.)


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