Platanus OrientalisFrom the Greek Island of Cos, Hippocrates is said to have held classes under the parent tree. The gift Tree was presented by the town of Cos to the National Library of Medicine at the dedicationof its new building on December 14, 1961.
|Placed By||National Libary of Medicine, National Institutes of Health|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Sunday, September 14th, 2014 at 7:43pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 318333 N 4318429|
|Decimal Degrees||38.99603333, -77.09775000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 59.762', W 77° 5.865'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 59' 45.72" N, 77° 5' 51.90" W|
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