1852On this site in 1852, Jewish American philanthropist, Judah Touro, a distinguished veteran of the Battle of New Orleans, established Touro Infirmary to care for seamen, immigrants, slaves, and the indigents of all races and religions. Touro Infirmary relocated to Prytania Street in 1882. As a full service hospital, Touro Infirmary continues to provide health care to all of New Orleans.
|Placed By||Jewish American Society for Historic Preservation, Touro Infirmary, City of New Orleans|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Thursday, September 18th, 2014 at 11:14am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||15R E 783353 N 3315887|
|Decimal Degrees||29.94113333, -90.06448333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 29° 56.468', W 90° 3.869'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||29° 56' 28.08" N, 90° 3' 52.14" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||504, 225|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1000-1098 Convention Center Blvd, New Orleans LA 70130, US|
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