Cleveland in Cuyahoga County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
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A 320 bed pavilion-style hospital, designated as the United States General Hospital at Cleveland, occupied 3.76 acres on the southeast corner of W 5th Street and Jefferson Avenue. The hospital opened in December 1862; a total
Erected 2003 by the Ohio Bicentennial Commission, the Scotts Company - Founded by a Civil War Veteran, the Early Settlers Association of the Western Reserve, and The Ohio Historical Society. (Marker Number 74-70.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Ohio Historical Society / The Ohio History Connection series list. A significant historical month for this entry is July 1862.
Location. 41° 29.065′ N, 81° 41.254′ W. Marker is in Cleveland, Ohio, in Cuyahoga County. Marker is at the intersection of University Road and West 10th Street, on the right when traveling east on University Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Cleveland OH 44113, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Three Generations of Bridges (approx. ¼ mile away); Industrial River Valley (approx. ¼ mile away); The Cleveland Skyline (approx. 0.3 miles away); Market SquareErie Street Cemetery (approx. 0.9 miles away); Unknown Early Settlers (approx. 0.9 miles away); Chief Joc-O-Sot (approx. 0.9 miles away); In Memory of Those Whose Bodies Were Moved From Ontario Street Cemetry to Erie Street Cemetery (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cleveland.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on April 14, 2009, by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio. This page has been viewed 1,412 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on April 16, 2009, by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio.