Here’s a cool old panoramic photo of Walter Reed Hospital from 1919. Click on it for a larger version.


Source: Library of Congress

Tom founded Ghosts of DC on January 4th, 2012 as a blog to uncover the lost and untold history of Washington, D.C. He has lived in the city for over a decade and loves exploring every corner of the District.
  • Mike Rhode

    These wards are off to the Southeast, along Georgia Ave, and you can see the main hospital in the upper left corner. There’s a map of the base from around this time period in the National Museum of Health and Medicine´╗┐.

  • Mike Rhode

    Here’s the map, on a site loaded with Walter Reed hospital pictures: