Convent Of Mary Immaculate Historical

Convent Of Mary Immaculate Historical (HM1WSR)

Location: Key West, FL 33040 Monroe County
Country: United States of America

N 24° 33.164', W 81° 47.791'

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(1878)

Built by the Sisters of the Holy Names of Jesus and Mary, a Canadian Order which first established a school here in 1868. Designed by William Kerr of Ireland, of Romanesque style, with dormered, mansard roofs and central tower. In the Spanish- American War the Sisters offered their services as nurses and the Convent to the Navy as a hospital and rendered devoted service to the wounded and yellow fever victims.
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HM NumberHM1WSR
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Year Placed1962
Placed ByFlorida Board of Parks and Historic Memorials
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, February 6th, 2017 at 9:01am PST -08:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17R E 419333 N 2715657
Decimal Degrees24.55273333, -81.79651667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 24° 33.164', W 81° 47.791'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds24° 33' 9.84" N, 81° 47' 47.46" W
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Area Code(s)305
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 700 FL-5, Key West FL 33040, US
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