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Worthington in Franklin County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Eclectic Medical College

Worthington College

 
 
Eclectic Medical College Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, June 9, 2016
1. Eclectic Medical College Marker
close up
Inscription.
Near this site was established
in December 1830
as a part of Worthington College
The first
Eclectic Medical College
in the Middle West
This tablet commemorates
the faculty and students of the college
who by reason of their endeavors
were able to alleviate in some measure
the suffering of humanity
Dedicated June 25, 1953
by the National Eclectic Medical Association

 
Erected 1953 by The National Eclectic Medical Association.
 
Location. 40° 5.362′ N, 83° 1.05′ W. Marker is in Worthington, Ohio, in Franklin County. Marker is at the intersection of North High Street (U.S. 23) and Dublin- Granville Road (Ohio Route 161), on the right when traveling north on North High Street. Click for map. Marker is on the wall of the “Old Library”. Marker is at or near this postal address: 752 Village Green Dr NE, Columbus OH 43085, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Bicentennial Oak (a few steps from this marker); Saint John's Church of Worthington and Parts Adjacent / Church and Graveyard (within shouting distance of this marker); The Founding of Worthington / Worthington, A Planned Community
Eclectic Medical College Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, June 9, 2016
2. Eclectic Medical College Marker
full view of marker, the southwest corner of the "Old Library"
(within shouting distance of this marker); Worthington Historic District (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Veterans Fountain (about 500 feet away); James Kilbourne / Worthington Hotel (about 600 feet away); Worthington Masonic Museum (approx. 0.2 miles away); Brigadier General Roswell Sabin Ripley, CSA (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Worthington.
 
Also see . . .  Eclectic Medicine - Wikipedia. (Submitted on June 14, 2016, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
Categories. EducationScience & Medicine
 
Eclectic Medical College Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, June 9, 2016
3. Eclectic Medical College Marker
marker as seen looking south across the front of the "Old Library", towards Dublin- Granville Road. Village Green Dr is a small driveway that loops from Dublin-Granville to High Street, just out of sight at the right.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. This page has been viewed 154 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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