Civil War Hospital

Civil War Hospital (HM21GF)

Location: Knoxville, TN 37902 Knox County
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N 35° 57.914', W 83° 55.366'

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This building was used as a hospital for Confederate forces from their occupation of Knoxville until September, 1863; thereafter similarly by the Federals. It was formerly the main building for the Tennessee School for the Deaf, which was located on these premises from 1846 to 1924. The School was then moved to Island Home and this building became the Knoxville City Hall.
HM NumberHM21GF
Historical Period19th Century, 20th Century, Civil War
Historical PlaceGov Building, Medical Facility, School
Marker TypeHistoric Building
Marker ClassHistorical Marker
Marker StyleFree Standing
Marker Number1E 88
Placed ByTennessee Historical Commission
Marker Condition
3 out of 10 (1 reports)
Date Added Tuesday, September 5th, 2017 at 1:01pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
Location DescriptionIn front of Duncan School of Law
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 236426 N 3984042
Decimal Degrees35.96523333, -83.92276667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 35° 57.914', W 83° 55.366'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds35° 57' 54.8400" N, 83° 55' 21.9600" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)865
Can be seen from road?No
Is marker in the median?No
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 625 W Summit Hill Dr SW, Knoxville TN 37902, US
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In front of Duncan School of Law.

Feb 19, 2018 at 8:22am PST by markermadness

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