Carver Memorial Hospital

Carver Memorial Hospital (HM2EE)

Location: Chattanooga, TN 37402 Hamilton County
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Country: United States of America
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N 35° 2.857', W 85° 19.012'

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Carver Memorial, a hospital for Negroes, opened on June 18, 1947, in the Old West Ellis Hospital Building. Named for George Washington Carver, this health-care facility is said to have been the first municipally-owned, tax-supported hospital in America which was staffed by Negro doctors, nurses and other personnel for the care of Negro patients. Carver Memorial closed in 1962.
HM NumberHM2EE
Marker Number2A 94
Placed ByTennessee Historical Commission
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Date Added Monday, October 20th, 2014 at 9:04pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 653507 N 3879618
Decimal Degrees35.04761667, -85.31686667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 35° 2.857', W 85° 19.012'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds35° 2' 51.42" N, 85° 19' 0.72" W
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Area Code(s)423, 931
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 416 Martin Luther King Blvd, Chattanooga TN 37402, US
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