Project HOPE: Forty Years of American Medicine Abroad

April 17, 1998 – July 8, 1998

National Museum of American History
14th Street and Constitution Avenue, NW
Washington, DC

2nd floor, West Wing, History-in-the-News case Floor Plan

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.