Dr. Stewart D. Brown, Sr.

Dr. Stewart D. Brown, Sr. (HMOYX)

Location: Royston, GA 30662 Franklin County
Country: United States of America

N 34° 17.226', W 83° 6.752'

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Dr. Brown (1881-1952), Royston native, after years of the best training, returned home to practice surgery, bringing modern techniques and ingenious methods. He served his townspeople unfailingly for 40 years, performing 35,000 operations. With no hospital facilities, he pioneered, traveling from house to house, accompanied by his trained help, for 14 years. His territory stretched to seventy-five miles or more. He then opened a small hospital for his own, soon outgrown. Also active in educational and civic affairs, he rendered a lasting service to his home town.
Series This marker is part of the Georgia: Georgia Historical Society/Commission series
Marker Number059-2
Year Placed1957
Placed ByGeorgia Historical Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, October 2nd, 2014 at 10:59pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 305554 N 3796009
Decimal Degrees34.28710000, -83.11253333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 17.226', W 83° 6.752'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 17' 13.56" N, 83° 6' 45.12" W
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Area Code(s)706
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 13 Franklin Springs St, Royston GA 30662, US
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