Daniel Hale Williams

Daniel Hale Williams (HMZB6)

Location: Hollidaysburg, PA 16648 Blair County
Country: United States of America

N 40° 25.666', W 78° 23.542'

  • 0 likes
  • 0 check ins
  • 0 favorites
  • 148 views
Inscription

(1856-1931)

Here was boyhood home of the Black physician who pioneered successful heart surgery, 1893. Founded Provident Hospital, Chicago, 1891. Chief surgeon at Freedmen's Hospital, Washington, DC, 1894-98. Charter member, College of Surgeons, 1913.
Details
HM NumberHMZB6
Tags
Year Placed1989
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, October 13th, 2014 at 9:50am PDT -07:00
Pictures
Sorry, but we don't have a picture of this historical marker yet. If you have a picture, please share it with us. It's simple to do. 1) Become a member. 2) Adopt this historical marker listing. 3) Upload the picture.
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17T E 721203 N 4478502
Decimal Degrees40.42776667, -78.39236667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 25.666', W 78° 23.542'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 25' 39.96" N, 78° 23' 32.52" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)814
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 319 Blair St, Hollidaysburg PA 16648, US
Alternative Maps Google Maps, MapQuest, Bing Maps, Yahoo Maps, MSR Maps, OpenCycleMap, MyTopo Maps, OpenStreetMap

Is this marker missing? Are the coordinates wrong? Do you have additional information that you would like to share with us? If so, check in.

Nearby Markersshow on map
Blair County
0.07 miles
Canal Basin
0.22 miles
Fort Fetter
1.19 miles
Frankstown
1.4 miles
Leap-The-Dips Roller Coaster
2.97 miles
Altoona
3.68 miles
Blair Homestead
3.81 miles
Baker Mansion
4.2 miles
Baker Mansion
4.35 miles
Blair County Memorial Highway
4.39 miles
Check Ins  check in   |    all

Have you seen this marker? If so, check in and tell us about it.

Comments 0 comments

Maintenance Issues
  1. Is this marker part of a series?
  2. What historical period does the marker represent?
  3. What historical place does the marker represent?
  4. What type of marker is it?
  5. What class is the marker?
  6. What style is the marker?
  7. Does the marker have a number?
  8. This marker needs at least one picture.
  9. Can this marker be seen from the road?
  10. Is the marker in the median?