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Title May 1940 Building 5 construction photos
Caption May 1940 Building 5 construction photos
Description These are construction progress photos of the interior of Building 5. These shots show several completed rooms including room 318B with a cold storage room beside it, a windowless stairwell, a hallway, and a bathroom. Building 5 was constructed to provide laboratory space for the Biologics Control Laboratory which was predecessor to the the National Institute for Allergy and Infectious Disease.
The contractor was the Charles H. Tompkins Company.
Accession number 1234-Ph
Number of images 4
Catalog Number 1234
Photographer Unknown
Place Bethesda, MD
Source Division of Space and Facility Management, Office of Research Services, NIH
Organizations NIH (National Institute of Health) (1930-1947)
Buildings Building 5
Other number 1234