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Bertrand Chaffee Hospital

 
 
Bertrand Chaffee Hospital Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, January 28, 2015
1. Bertrand Chaffee Hospital Marker
Inscription.
Bertrand Chaffee Hospital
on site of
Chaffee Homestead
"Using Homestead now occupied by myself and wife on East Hill....they shall establish therin a hospital, to be known as Bertrand Chaffee Hospital." From will of Bertrand Chaffee

Hospital incorporated Jan. 1946.

Bertrand Chaffee 1837-1916
Jennie Richmond Chaffee 1850-1934
 
Erected 1971 by Erie County Sesquicentennial Committee.
 
Location. 42° 30.533′ N, 78° 39.535′ W. Marker is in Springville, New York, in Erie County. Marker is at the intersection of East Main Street (New York State Route 39) and Myrtle Avenue, on the left when traveling east on East Main Street. Click for map. Marker is fixed to west side of the hospital at the main entrance from the parking lot across from Myrtle Avenue. The entrance is set back from NY 39. The marker can hardly be seen eastbound on NY 39, and cannot be seen at all westbound on NY 39. Marker is at or near this postal address: 222 East Main Street, Springville NY 14141, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A Tribute to "Pop" Glenn Scobey Warner (approx. mile away); Springville and Sardinia Narrow Gauge (approx. 0.3
East Side of Hospital image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, January 28, 2015
2. East Side of Hospital
Eastward on NY 39, turn left into this parking lot for the main entrance and the marker. The marker is partially seen to the left of the valet parking sign.
miles away); Concord (approx. 0.4 miles away); Village of Springville (approx. 0.4 miles away); Goddard Memorial Hall, 1902 (approx. 0.4 miles away); Our Honored Dead (approx. 0.4 miles away); 1992 The New York State Convention of Universalists (approx. 0.4 miles away); Korea (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Springville.
 
Also see . . .  About Bertrand Chaffee Hospital. (Submitted on February 11, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
 
Categories. Science & Medicine
 
Hospital Entrance and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, January 28, 2015
3. Hospital Entrance and Marker
Northward View - Hospital and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, January 28, 2015
4. Northward View - Hospital and Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 169 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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