An inspection tour of a U.S. Naval Hospital in San Diego by Secretary of the Navy Frank Knox

ID: SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2008-4901]

Creator: United States Navy

Form/Genre: Black-and-white photographs

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Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 90-105, Science Service Records, Image No. SIA2008-4901

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Summary

During a recent inspection tour of the U.S. Naval Hospital, San Diego, U.S. Secretary of the Navy William Franklin Knox (1874-1944) (at left carrying hat), paused in a malaria ward in the former Museum of Natural History building to chat with a patient (far left) who had returned from the South Pacific. Standing (center) are U.S. Navy Capt. Lyman Spencer Perry (1897-1975) and Capt. Morton D. Willcutts (right).

Subject

  • Knox, Frank 1874-1944
  • Perry, Lyman Spencer 1897-1975
  • Willcutts, Morton D
  • United States Navy
  • U.S. Naval Hospital (San Diego, Calif.)
  • San Diego Museum of Natural History

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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 90-105, Science Service Records, Image No. SIA2008-4901

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Smithsonian Institution Archives Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520

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Topic

  • Medicine
  • Communicable diseases
  • Diseases
  • Malaria

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Black-and-white photographs

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SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2008-4901]

Physical description

Gelatin silver prints

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