Concise Encyclopedia of Tufts HistorySauer, Anne
Amelia Peabody Pavilion, 1980
The Amelia Peabody Pavilion was dedicated at a special ceremony on May 16, 1981 at the Grafton campus of the Tufts University School of Veterinary Medicine. The building was formerly part of the long closed Grafton State Hospital complex located on the site of Veterinary School campus. It had undergone extensive renovations funded by Dover, Massachusetts, sculptor Ameila Peabody.
The Peabody Pavilion was designed to house teaching and research facilities for livestock and livestock disease, and was also the original site of the Large Animal Hospital.
As of 2000, the Peabody Pavilion is devoted solely to teaching and research facilities.
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