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This map depicts the current location, and physical plan of the Carville, Louisiana Leprosarium with all of its component buildings, including the treatment areas, dormitories, dining areas, and Public Health Service-related structures.
“The National Hansen's Disease Museum's (NHDM) mission is to collect, preserve and interpret the medical and cultural artifacts of the Carville Historic District. In addition, we want to promote the understanding, identification, and treatment of Hansen’s Disease (HD), or leprosy. It fulfills this mission by creating and maintaining museum displays, traveling exhibits, publications and a website, in order to educate and inform the public on all levels.”
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CDC/ Elizabeth Schexnyder, National Hansen's Disease Museum, Curator
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