Pennsylvania Hospital

Pennsylvania Hospital (HM1KDQ)

Location: Philadelphia, PA 19107 Philadelphia County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 56.662', W 75° 9.349'

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This is the first hospital in the U.S. Chartered by Colonial Assembly in 1751 for "relief of the sick poor." Benjamin Franklin and Dr. Thomas Bond were its chief founders. First building, erected in 1755, is still used.
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HM NumberHM1KDQ
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Year Placed1954
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, May 6th, 2015 at 10:03am PDT -07:00
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Photo Credits: [1] CAROLYN MARTIENSSEN  
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 486688 N 4421594
Decimal Degrees39.94436667, -75.15581667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 56.662', W 75° 9.349'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 56' 39.72" N, 75° 9' 20.94" W
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Area Code(s)215, 267, 484
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 814 Pine St, Philadelphia PA 19107, US
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