Maison Hospitalière

Maison Hospitalière (HMYNR)

Location: New Orleans, LA 70116 Orleans Parish
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Country: United States of America
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N 29° 57.807', W 90° 3.751'

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Maison Hospitalière, or "Hospitality House," is a non-profit, non sectarian nursing home. It is dedicated to providing quality, individualized assistance in a homelike atmosphere to elderly women and men without regard to their creed, color, gender or financial status.

The home was established in 1893 by La Société des Dames Hospitalières, a group of 30 women first organized in 1879 to provide food, shelter and companionship to needy women living in or near the French Quarter. Coralie Corréjolles (1844-1931), the society's founder and first president, described it goals as "uniting under one roof those whom sorrow and misery had already united in heart and sympathy."

The first Maison Hospitalière, at 822 Barracks Street, was purchased by La Société des Dames Hospitalières on March 31, 1893. The Barracks Street building has since been designated the Coralie Corréjolles Memorial. It remains a part of the Maison Hospitalière complex.
Historical Period19th Century
Historical PlaceMedical Facility
Marker TypeHistoric Home
Marker ClassHistorical Marker
Marker StyleMounted
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Date Added Thursday, September 4th, 2014 at 3:56am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)15R E 783479 N 3318366
Decimal Degrees29.96345000, -90.06251667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 29° 57.807', W 90° 3.751'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds29° 57' 48.4200" N, 90° 3' 45.0600" W
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Area Code(s)504
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Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1220 Dauphine St, New Orleans LA 70116, US
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