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Lumberton in Robeson County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

First Rural Health Department

 
 
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By J. J. Prats, January 26, 2008
1. First Rural Health Department Marker
Inscription.  In 1912 Robeson County established first rural health department in U.S. three blocks N.
 
Erected 1986 by Division of Archives and History. (Marker Number I-67.)
 
Location. 34° 37.08′ N, 79° 0.497′ W. Marker is in Lumberton, North Carolina, in Robeson County. Marker is on 2nd (State Highway 72) east of Elm Street, on the right when traveling east. It is at the town square. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lumberton NC 28358, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Lumberton Bicentennial Park (approx. mile away); First Hebrew Congregation (approx. mile away); Thompson Institute (approx. 0.9 miles away); Angus W. McLean (approx. 1.1 miles away); John Willis (approx. 1.1 miles away); Burnt Swamp Association (approx. 8 miles away); Honorable Hamilton McMillan (approx. 11.9 miles away); University of N. C. at Pembroke (approx. 12 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lumberton.
 
Categories. Science & Medicine
 
First Rural Health Department Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. J. Prats, January 26, 2008
2. First Rural Health Department Marker
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 9, 2008, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 932 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 10, 2008, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.
 
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