Apalachicola in Franklin County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
The Dr. Alvan W. Chapman House
Erected 2012 by Dr. Helen E.A. Tudor, Walter B. Melvin, A.I.A. and the Florida Department of State. (Marker Number F-740.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Architecture • Horticulture & Forestry • Science & Medicine. A significant historical year for this entry is 1809.
Location. 29° 43.534′ N, 84° 59.228′ W. Marker is in Apalachicola, Florida, in Franklin County. Marker is at the intersection of Avenue E (U.S. 98) and Battery Park Lane, on the right when traveling west on Avenue E. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 82 6th Street, Apalachicola FL 32320, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named The Dr. Alvan W. Chapman House (within shouting distance of this marker); Chestnut Street Cemetery of Early Apalachicola (within shouting distance of this marker); Trinity Episcopal Church (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Hanserd-Fry House (about 500 feet away); Methodist Episcopal Church South (about 500 feet away); Dr. John Gorrie (about 600 feet away); Fort Coombs - Franklin Guards (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Raney House (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Apalachicola.
More about this marker. An identical marker is located 140 feet northeast of here.
Regarding The Dr. Alvan W. Chapman House. The house is now the Chapman House Museum.
Credits. This page was last revised on November 9, 2020. It was originally submitted on March 13, 2020. This page has been viewed 65 times since then and 3 times this year. Last updated on August 3, 2020. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 13, 2020, by Tim Fillmon of Webster, Florida. • J. Makali Bruton was the editor who published this page.