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Greensboro in Guilford County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Guilford County Health Department

 
 
Guilford County Health Department Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, February 7, 2012
1. Guilford County Health Department Marker
Inscription. Established in 1911, it was the first county health department in N.C. and second in U.S. Now two blocks north.
 
Erected 1990 by Division of Archives and History. (Marker Number J 89.)
 
Location. 36° 5.277′ N, 79° 47.112′ W. Marker is in Greensboro, North Carolina, in Guilford County. Marker is at the intersection of Wendover Avenue (U.S. 220) and Cherry Street, on the right when traveling west on Wendover Avenue. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Greensboro NC 27401, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Cone Brothers (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); "The Genesis Monument" (approx. 0.4 miles away); Fisher Park (approx. half a mile away); George Preddy (approx. 0.6 miles away); T. Gilbert Pearson (approx. 0.8 miles away); Edward R. Murrow (approx. 0.8 miles away); David Schenck (approx. 0.8 miles away); Lindsay Street School (approx. 0.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Greensboro.
 
Also see . . .  Guilford County Department of Public Health - Our History. (Submitted on May 21, 2010, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
 
Categories. 20th CenturyGovernmentScience & Medicine
 
Guilford County Health Department Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, May 10, 2010
2. Guilford County Health Department Marker
Guilford County Health Department Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, February 7, 2013
3. Guilford County Health Department Marker
Wide view of the Guilford County Health Department Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, May 10, 2010
4. Wide view of the Guilford County Health Department Marker
 
 
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