Carver Memorial Hospital

Carver Memorial Hospital (HM2EE)

Location: Chattanooga, TN 37402 Hamilton County
Country: United States of America

N 35° 2.857', W 85° 19.012'

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Carver Memorial, a hospital for Negroes, opened on June 18, 1947, in the Old West Ellis Hospital Building. Named for George Washington Carver, this health-care facility is said to have been the first municipally-owned, tax-supported hospital in America which was staffed by Negro doctors, nurses and other personnel for the care of Negro patients. Carver Memorial closed in 1962.
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HM NumberHM2EE
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Marker Number2A 94
Placed ByTennessee Historical Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, October 20th, 2014 at 9:04pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 653507 N 3879618
Decimal Degrees35.04761667, -85.31686667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 35° 2.857', W 85° 19.012'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds35° 2' 51.42" N, 85° 19' 0.72" W
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Area Code(s)423, 931
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 416 Martin Luther King Blvd, Chattanooga TN 37402, US
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