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April 17, 1998 – July 8, 1998
American History Museum
12th and Constitution Ave., NW
Location: 2nd floor, West Wing, History-in-the-News case
This small case features photos and objects that explore the work of the S.S. HOPE, the first peace time hospital ship, run by Health Opportunities for People Everywhere, an American medical philanthropy founded in Washington, DC, in 1958.