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Knoxville in Knox County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Civil War Hospital

 
 
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By Tom Bosse, September 4, 2017
1. Civil War Hospital Marker
Inscription. This building was used as a hospital for Confederate forces from their occupation of Knoxville until September, 1863; thereafter similarly by the Federals. It was formerly the main building for the Tennessee School for the Deaf, which was located on these premises from 1846 to 1924. The School was then moved to Island Home and this building became the Knoxville City Hall.
 
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 1E 88.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Tennessee Historical Commission marker series.
 
Location. 35° 57.914′ N, 83° 55.366′ W. Marker is in Knoxville, Tennessee, in Knox County. Marker is at the intersection of West Summit Hill Drive SW and Locust Street, on the left when traveling east on West Summit Hill Drive SW. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 601 W Summit Hill Dr SW, Knoxville TN 37902, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Father Abram J. Ryan (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Elvis Presley (approx. 0.2 miles away); St. James Hotel (approx. 0.2 miles away); Market House Bell
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By Tom Bosse, September 4, 2017
2. Civil War Hospital Marker
(approx. 0.2 miles away); Knoxville's Market House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Krutch Park (approx. 0.2 miles away); Archie Campbell / Chet Atkins (approx. ¼ mile away); Knoxville's Old Custom House / Fiddlin' Bob Taylor (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Knoxville.
 
Categories. EducationWar, US Civil
 
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By Tom Bosse, September 4, 2017
3. Civil War Hospital Marker
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By Tom Bosse, September 4, 2017
4. Civil War Hospital
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By Tom Bosse, September 4, 2017
5. Civil War Hospital
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 5, 2017. This page originally submitted on September 4, 2017, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 118 times since then and 51 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on September 4, 2017, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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