Residence of General William Brown, M.D.

Residence of General William Brown, M.D. (HM1D0J)

Location: Alexandria, VA 22314
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Country: United States of America
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N 38° 48.175', W 77° 2.566'

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Born 1748. ? ? ?Died 1792.

Physician General and Director of Hospitals, Middle Department, Continental Army, Charter member, Society of the Cincinnati. Author of the first American Pharmacopoea. President of Board of Trustees of Alexandria Academy, at General Washington's request. Personal physician for many years and intimate friend of General George Washington, who visited in this house.
Tablet erected in 1931
by his desendants.
Inscription by War Department
Ceremonies conducted by
The Washington Society,
June 14, 1931.
HM NumberHM1D0J
Year Placed1931
Placed ByThe descendants of William Brown
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, October 3rd, 2014 at 5:09am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 322615 N 4296888
Decimal Degrees38.80291667, -77.04276667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 48.175', W 77° 2.566'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 48' 10.50" N, 77° 2' 33.96" W
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Area Code(s)202, 703, 571
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 212 S Fairfax St, Alexandria VA 22314, US
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