Slaves' Infirmary [on His Lordship's Kindness]

Slaves' Infirmary [on His Lordship's Kindness] (HM273)

Location: Clinton, MD 20735 Prince George's County
Country: United States of America

N 38° 46.701', W 76° 50.646'

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The brick portion of this building, probably constructed in the early 1800s, is believed to have served as an infirmary for the enslaved population. Here, African-American women often served as midwives and healers, delivering babies or attending to ailments that may not have required a physician.
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HM NumberHM273
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Date Added Tuesday, October 14th, 2014 at 11:21am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 339813 N 4293795
Decimal Degrees38.77835000, -76.84410000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 46.701', W 76° 50.646'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 46' 42.06" N, 76° 50' 38.76" W
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Area Code(s)240, 301, 410
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 7606 Woodyard Rd, Clinton MD 20735, US
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