Frederick in Frederick County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Civil War Hospital Center
National Museum of Civil War Medicine
The amazing stories of Dr. Letterman, known today as the "Father of Battlefield Medicine," and countless other brave physicians and caretakers are told at this museum. Artifacts and illustrations interpret many
Erected by Frederick; Downtown Frederick Partnership; Tourism Countil of Frederick County, Inc.; DHCD; Maryland Heritage Area Authority; Preserve America; America's Byways.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & Religion • Parks & Recreational Areas • Science & Medicine • War, US Civil.
Location. 39° 24.771′ N, 77° 24.551′ W. Marker is in Frederick, Maryland, in Frederick County. Marker can be reached from South Carroll Street north of East All Saints Street, on the right when traveling south. On the grounds of Carroll Creek Linear Park. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 110 East Patrick Street, Frederick MD 21701, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Diehl Memorial Fountain (a few steps from this marker); The Original C. Burr Artz Library (within shouting distance of this marker); Old Hill Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Frederick's Carroll Creek (about 400 feet 1862 Antietam Campaign (about 400 feet away); Hospitals in Frederick (about 400 feet away); The Story of Community Bridge (about 400 feet away); One Vast Hospital (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Frederick.
Also see . . . National Museum of Civil War Medicine. (Submitted on June 24, 2018.)
Credits. This page was last revised on March 19, 2019. It was originally submitted on June 23, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 189 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 23, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.