Presidio places reflect our country's history and culture, our determination, fears and losses. Learn about some of these historic places by selecting the links to the left.
Did You Know?
Major Jonathan Letterman--after whom the hospital at the Presidio was renamed in 1911--was the medical director of the Army of the Potomac. A founding father of military medicine, Letterman organized forward first-aid stations, mobile field hospitals, and ambulance services during the Civil War.