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Description:This map depicts the current location, and physical plan of the Carville, Louisiana Leprosarium with all of its component buildings, which includes the treatment areas, dormitories, dining areas, and Public Health Service-related structures.
"The mission of the National Hansen’s Disease Museum is to collect, preserve, and interpret the medical and cultural artifacts of the Carville Historic District, and to promote the understanding, identification, and treatment of Hansen’s disease (leprosy) by creating museum displays, traveling exhibits, publications, and a web presence."
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Content Providers(s):CDC/ Elizabeth Schexnyder, National Hansen's Disease Museum, Curator
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Links:Copyright Info: HHS - Bureau of Primary Health Care; National Hansen's Disease Programs; The National Hansen's Disease Museum
CDC - Division of Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases; Hansen's Disease (Leprosy)
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