7 Jan. 1881 - 3 July 1954Born at 416 Main Street, Allen W. Freeman, brother of editor and historian Douglas Southall Freeman, was a pioneer in public health administration and education. He was educated at the University of Richmond and the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in Baltimore, Md. He served as medical inspector of the Richmond City Health Department; first assistant commissioner of health for Virginia; epidemiologist, U.S. Public Health Service; commissioner of health for Ohio; professor and dean, Johns Hopkins University School of Hygiene and Public Health; president, American Public Health Association; and consultant to several foreign governments in developing public health programs.
|Marker Number||Q-6 16|
|Placed By||Department of Historic Resources|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014 at 4:29am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17S E 664084 N 4142915|
|Decimal Degrees||37.41851667, -79.14573333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 37° 25.111', W 79° 8.744'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||37° 25' 6.66" N, 79° 8' 44.64" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 428-454 Main St, Madison Heights VA 24572, US|
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