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Allentown in Lehigh County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Site of the First Incorporated Homeopathic Medical College in the World

Known as The North American Academy of the Homeopathic Healing Art

 
 
Site of the First Incorporated Homeopathic Medical College in the World Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, October 3, 2020
1. Site of the First Incorporated Homeopathic Medical College in the World Marker
Inscription.   Die Nordamerikanische Akademie der Homoeopathischen Heilkunst founded April 10, 1835 on the 80th birthday of Christian Friedrich Samuel Hahnemann M. Corner stone laid May 27, 1835. Charter granted June 10, 1836. Constantine HEring M.D. President.
 
Erected 1927 by The Homoeopathic Medical Society of the State of Pennsylvania.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: EducationScience & Medicine.
 
Location. 40° 36.174′ N, 75° 27.993′ W. Marker is in Allentown, Pennsylvania, in Lehigh County. Marker is on South Penn Street south of Maple Street, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 26 S Penn St, Allentown PA 18102, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Vietnam War Memorial (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Lehigh County (about 400 feet away); In Honor of Those Who Served (about 500 feet away); Trout Hall (about 500 feet away); Spanish American War Memorial (about 500 feet
Site of the First Incorporated Homeopathic Medical College in the World Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, October 3, 2020
2. Site of the First Incorporated Homeopathic Medical College in the World Marker
away); a different marker also named Trout Hall (about 600 feet away); Metallurgical Science, 1902-03 (about 700 feet away); Metallurgical Worker (The Puddler), 1902-03 (about 800 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Allentown.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 7, 2020. It was originally submitted on October 7, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 24 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 7, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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