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Commercial Appeal newspaper morgue, Special Collections Department, University of Memphis Libraries

Identifier

sc.0452.01.icon_kennedygeneralhospital.001

Description

Aerial view of Kennedy Veterans Hospital at the corner of Park Avenue (along the top) and Getwell (along the left). Built in 1942 on a 120 acre parcel of land and closed in 1967, the Kennedy VA was the largest army hospital in the country. After closure, the land was deeded to the University of Memphis as its South Campus location.

Date Created

6-30-2021

Date

1950 August

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Keywords

Memphis--Aerial views., Kennedy General Hospital (Memphis, Tenn.)

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