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Homer in Cortland County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Birthplace of Dr. James Henry Salisbury

 
 
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May 29, 2018
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Inscription.  Dr. James Henry Salisbury 1823. Pioneer in germ theory research. Invented salisbury steak to combat illness in Civil War soldiers.
 
Erected 2016 by The William G. Pomeroy Foundation. (Marker Number 289.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the William G. Pomeroy Foundation marker series.
 
Location. 42° 42.331′ N, 76° 11.071′ W. Marker is in Homer, New York, in Cortland County. Marker is on Stevens Road, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 6192 Stevens Road, Homer NY 13077, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Glenwood Cemetery (approx. 5 miles away); a different marker also named Glenwood Cemetery (approx. 5 miles away); Civil War Memorial (approx. 5 miles away); Birthplace Of Andrew Dickson White (approx. 5 miles away); Rev. Samuel and Roenna Clark Day (approx. 5.1 miles away); Glen Haven
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(approx. 5.8 miles away); Site of Glen Haven House (approx. 5.9 miles away); a different marker also named Civil War Memorial (approx. 7.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Homer.
 
Also see . . .  Salisbury Steak: Civil War Health Food (Smithsonian Magazine, June 22, 2011). (Submitted on January 1, 2019.)
 
Categories. Science & MedicineWar, US Civil
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on January 1, 2019. This page originally submitted on December 31, 2018, by Deryn Pomeroy of Syracuse, New York. This page has been viewed 48 times since then and 47 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 31, 2018, by Deryn Pomeroy of Syracuse, New York. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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