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Childress in Childress County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Morgan Hospital

 
 
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By Bill Kirchner, November 15, 2016
1. Morgan Hospital Marker
Inscription. Morgan Hospital One of the earliest medical care facilities in Childress, this double-galleried building was constructed in 1916 to house the clinic of Dr. J.D. Michie and Dr. H.D. Barnes. Nine years later it was purchased by Dr. T.M. Morgan, who operated the facility as the Morgan Hospital until his death in 1941. The building, which reflects influences of the Colonial Revival style, now serves as a reminder of the medical care provided by the town's early physicians.

Recorded Texas Historic Landmark

 
Erected 1982 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 3471.)
 
Location. 34° 25.229′ N, 100° 12.992′ W. Marker is in Childress, Texas, in Childress County. Marker is on 7th Street S.W., on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 400 7th Street S.W., Childress TX 79201, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Old Railroad Y.M.C.A. (approx. half a mile away); Childress Post Office Building (approx. half a mile away); Frank Collinson (approx. 0.6 miles away); Palace Theater
Morgan Hospital Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, November 15, 2016
2. Morgan Hospital Marker
(approx. 0.6 miles away); Childress County (approx. mile away); Colonel Wm. Edgar Hughes of the Mill Iron (approx. 0.8 miles away); Goodnight Trail (approx. 1.1 miles away); Childress Cemetery (approx. 1.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Childress.
 
Categories. ArchitectureScience & Medicine
 
Morgan Hospital image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, November 15, 2016
3. Morgan Hospital
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 4, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 4, 2016, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 196 times since then and 65 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on December 4, 2016, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona.
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