Tallahassee in Leon County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
The Florida A&M University Hospital (1911-1971)
Erected 2013 by The Florida A&M University, the Meek-Eaton Black Archives and Museum and the Florida Department of State. (Marker Number F-769.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • Education • Science & Medicine. In addition, it is included in the Historically Black Colleges and Universities 🎓 series list. A significant historical month for this entry is December 1893.
Location. 30° 25.62′ N, 84° 16.926′ W. Marker is in Tallahassee, Florida, in Leon County. Marker is at the intersection of West Palmer Avenue and South Adams Street (State Road 363), on the left when traveling west on West Palmer Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 102 West Palmer Avenue, Tallahassee FL 32301, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Florida A&M University (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named The Florida A&M University Hospital (1911-1971) (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Site of the Pittman Boarding House/Willie and Carrie Pittman (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Florida A&M University (approx. 0.2 miles away); Wilhelmina Jakes And Carrie Patterson: Initiators of The Tallahassee Bus BoycottLucy Moten Elementary School (approx. ¼ mile away); Coach Alonzo "Jake" Gaither Home (approx. 0.3 miles away); Chandler's Tourist Camp (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tallahassee.
More about this marker. Although marker appears slightly different to marker 79624, it is only due to spacing of the wording.
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker. This duplicate marker is actually located at FAMU road entrance.
Also see . . . FAMU Hospital - The Florida Memory Blog. (Submitted on December 12, 2014, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Credits. This page was last revised on September 1, 2017. It was originally submitted on December 12, 2014, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 576 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on December 12, 2014, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.