The Lititz Pharmacopoeia

The Lititz Pharmacopoeia (HM2YY)

Location: Lititz, PA 17543 Lancaster County
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Country: United States of America
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N 40° 9.356', W 76° 18.165'

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For the use of Medical Department of the "Army of the Federated States of America," was compiled by Physician-General William Brown in Lititz, and published in Philadelphia, in 1778. It was the first American Formulary and a pioneer effort at the standardization of drug formulas.
HM NumberHM2YY
Historical Period18th Century
Historical PlaceChurch/House of Worship
Marker TypeMemorial
Marker ClassHistorical Marker
Marker StyleMounted
Year Placed1976
Placed ByThe American Institute of the History of Pharmacy and the Pennsylvania Pharmaceutical Association
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, October 4th, 2014 at 1:01am PDT -07:00
Photo Credits: [1] LAWRENCE M NELSON  
Locationbig map
Directions InformationThe marker is on the property of the Lititz Moravian Congregation at 6 Church Street, Lititz, PA
Location DescriptionThe marker is on the wall to the left of the entrance door to the "Single Brethren's House.
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 389049 N 4445878
Decimal Degrees40.15593333, -76.30275000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 9.356', W 76° 18.165'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 9' 21.3600" N, 76° 18' 9.9000" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)717
Can be seen from road?No
Is marker in the median?No
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 6 Church Ave, Lititz PA 17543, US
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