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Sara Winifred Brown, M.D.

The National Association of University Women

 

—Incorporated 1924, District of Columbia —

 
Sara Winifred Brown, M.D. Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, December 29, 2017
1. Sara Winifred Brown, M.D. Marker
Inscription.

In Recognition of
Sara Winifred Brown, M.D.
Her medical degree was awarded by Howard University in 1904. She served as the first female graduate trustee of Howard University, 1924-1948.

In 1910, she was one of the founders of the College Alumnae Club, later changed to the National Association of College Women, now the National Association of University Women.

In celebration of the Centennial year of the National Association of University Women, the oak tree is planted on October 14, 2010 by the Northeast Section.

Pauline A. Chandler
Northeast Sectional Director

Dolores Y. Owens
National President

 
Erected 2010 by The National Association of University Women.
 
Location. 38° 55.299′ N, 77° 1.202′ W. Marker is in Pleasant Plains, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker can be reached from College Street Northwest east of 6th Street NW. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Washington DC 20059, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Phi Beta Sigma (a few steps from this marker); Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. (within shouting distance of this marker); Fortitude
Sara Winifred Brown, M.D. Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, December 29, 2017
2. Sara Winifred Brown, M.D. Marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); Day of Honor 2000 (within shouting distance of this marker); Tau Beta Pi (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Andrew F. Hilyer Residence Site (about 300 feet away); Founders Library and Moorland-Spingarn Research Center (about 300 feet away); Will Marion Cook Family Residence Site (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pleasant Plains.
 
Also see . . .  Sara Winifred Brown. (Submitted on December 29, 2017, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.)
 
Categories. African AmericansEducationWomen
 
Memorial Tree image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, December 29, 2017
3. Memorial Tree
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 3, 2018. This page originally submitted on December 29, 2017, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 100 times since then and 45 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on December 29, 2017, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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