Mercy Hospital

Mercy Hospital (HM1JRI)

Location: Philadelphia, PA 19146 Philadelphia County
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N 39° 56.55', W 75° 10.243'

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Founded in 1907 by African-Americans, this hospital provided training and employment to Black medical professionals. In 1919 it built a larger facility here, and in 1948 it merged to become Mercy-Douglas Hospital
Year Placed1991
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, March 26th, 2015 at 9:06am PDT -07:00
Photo Credits: [1] CAROLYN MARTIENSSEN  
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 485415 N 4421389
Decimal Degrees39.94250000, -75.17071667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 56.55', W 75° 10.243'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 56' 33" N, 75° 10' 14.58" W
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Area Code(s)215, 267
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 727-729 S 17th St, Philadelphia PA 19146, US
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