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Catalog Number 16.0001.001
Object Name Invitation
Title Invitation: NIH Clinical Center Dedication, July 2, 1953
Description .01 Invitation
.02 Reply card

.01 Heavy folded cardstock with embossed Building 1 and PHS seal. "The National Institutes of the Health of the Public Health Service, Department of Health, Education, and Welfare cordially invites you to be present at the dedication of the Clinical Center by the Secretary of Health, Education, and Welfare on Thursday morning, the second of July, Nineteen hundred and fifty-three at Ten-thirty o'dclock at the National Insitutes of Health, Bethesda, MD."

.02 Folded cardstock. Return to Edith Keyes.
Date July 2, 1953
Collection Clinical Center
Accession number 16.0001
Caption NIH Clinical Center Dedication Invitation July 2, 1953
Catalog date 2016-07-09
Catalog type History
Provenance The NIH Clinical Center was dedicated by Department of Health, Education, and Welfare Secretary Olveta Culp Hobby on July 2, 1953. The world's largest research hospital welcomed its first patient the same week. See related NIH Record article.
Number of images 1
Updated 2016-12-20
Condition Good
Organizations NIH; CC (Clinical Center)
Buildings Building 10 ("CC" Warren Grant Magnuson Clinical Center)
NIH Property # none
Old NIH Property # none
Serial # none
People Keyes, Edith