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Miami Beach in Miami-Dade County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Carlos J. Finlay

 
 
Carlos J. Finlay Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, May 25, 2019
1. Carlos J. Finlay Marker
Inscription.  

Carlos J. Finlay
1833-1915
Who discovered the transmission of yellow fever by the mosquito and made it posible to ovecome such a terrible scourge
The world regards this Cuban scientist as a great benefactor of humanity

Presented to the City of Miami Beach by the Republic of Cuba
August 20, 1949
 
Erected 1949 by The Republic of Cuba.
 
Location. 25° 47.816′ N, 80° 7.776′ W. Marker is in Miami Beach, Florida, in Miami-Dade County. Marker is on 21st Street west of Collins Avenue, on the right when traveling west. The marker is in the southern half of Collins Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Miami Beach FL 33139, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. José Martí (within shouting distance of this marker); Simón Bolívar (within shouting distance of this marker); Melvin J. Richard (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Jackie Gleason (approx. 0.3 miles away); Miami Beach Municipal Auditorium
Carlos J. Finlay Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, May 25, 2019
2. Carlos J. Finlay Marker
(approx. 0.3 miles away); First Church on Miami Beach (approx. half a mile away); Egyptian Filling Station (approx. 0.8 miles away); Barbara Baer Capitman (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Miami Beach.
 
Also see . . .  Carlos J. Finlay. (Submitted on May 31, 2019, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.)
 
Categories. Charity & Public WorkScience & Medicine
 
The bust of Carlos J. Finlay image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, May 25, 2019
3. The bust of Carlos J. Finlay
A nearby marker dedicated to Nicaraguan pioneer doctor Luis Henry Debayle image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, May 25, 2019
4. A nearby marker dedicated to Nicaraguan pioneer doctor Luis Henry Debayle
This marker reads:

The City of Leon Nicaragua presents to Miami Beach, Fla., with this monument of its immortal scientist, benefactor and humanitarian

Dr. Luis Henry Debayle

As a token of goodwill, and Inter-American Solidarity.
The nearby monument and marker to Dr. Luis Henry Debayle image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, May 25, 2019
5. The nearby monument and marker to Dr. Luis Henry Debayle
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on May 31, 2019. This page originally submitted on May 31, 2019, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 85 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on May 31, 2019, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.
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