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Pauline Bray Fletcher

1878 - 1970

 
 
Pauline Bray Fletcher Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Tim Carr, March 10, 2008
1. Pauline Bray Fletcher Marker
Inscription.
In Tribute to
Pauline Bray Fletcher
1878 - 1970

The First Black Registered Nurse of Alabama

Through self-sacrifice, perseverance founded in 1926 Camp Pauline Bray Fletcher.

Renewing the faith and the good health of all black children.
 
Erected 1979 by the Fletcher, Tuggle Committee, Inc.
 
Location. 33° 30.936′ N, 86° 48.816′ W. Marker is in Birmingham, Alabama, in Jefferson County. Marker is at the intersection of 5th Avenue North and 16th Street North, on the left when traveling east on 5th Avenue North. Click for map. Located on the southwest corner of Kelly Ingram Park. Marker is in this post office area: Birmingham AL 35203, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Dr. Ruth J. Jackson (here, next to this marker); Carrie A. Tuggle (here, next to this marker); Julius Ellsberry (a few steps from this marker); Arthur D. Shores (within shouting distance of this marker); Foot Soldier Tribute (within shouting distance of this marker); The Foot Soldiers (within
Distinguished African-American Citizens Monuments in Kelly Ingram Park Photo, Click for full size
By Tim Carr, March 10, 2008
2. Distinguished African-American Citizens Monuments in Kelly Ingram Park
shouting distance of this marker); Ground Zero (within shouting distance of this marker); The Children's Crusade (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Birmingham.
 
Categories. African AmericansEducationNotable PersonsScience & Medicine
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama. This page has been viewed 1,553 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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