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NIH 1998 Almanac/Real Property and Facilities/      

Buildings
(Listed separately according to history, cost of original construction, total cost, gross area and space allocations. See also NIH Location Maps.)


Buildings 1-7

Building 1
History: Building 1, the Shannon Bldg., was constructed to serve as an administrative center for NIH. Original plans (later changed) provided for space for shops, a central stores operation, and a boiler plant. This building is eligible for listing on the National Register of Historic Places.

Building 2
History: Building 2 was built as a laboratory research facility--originally called the Industrial Hygiene Laboratory Building. It is eligible for listing on the National Register of Historic Places.

Building T2
History: Building T2 was constructed as a general warehouse facility.

Building 3
History: Building 3, the Public Health Methods and Animal Unit, was built to provide space for offices, laboratory research, and animal breeding. This building is eligible for listing on the National Register of Historic Places.

Building 3
History: Building 3, the Public Health Methods and Animal Unit, was built to provide space for offices, laboratory research, and animal breeding. This building is eligible for listing on the National Register of Historic Places.

Building 4
History: Building 4 was constructed for laboratory research by NIAMD. The building is eligible for listing on the National Register of Historic Places.

Building 5
History: Building 5 was constructed for laboratory research by NIAID. This facility is eligible for listing on the National Register of Historic Places.

Building 6
History: Building 6 was constructed as a research laboratory for NCI. This facility is eligible for listing on the National Register of Historic Places.

Building 6A

Building 6B
History: Building 6 was constructed for the AAALAC program. It was to house laboratory animals to be used in research.

Building 7
History: Formerly called Memorial Laboratory, Building 7 was constructed as a research laboratory for NIAID. The building has many special features (such as electrically heated grids for sterilizing air) that permit study of extremely infectious diseases. This facility is eligible for listing on the National Register of Historic Places.



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