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Mountain Brook in Jefferson County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
 

First Tuberculosis Sanatorium

 
 
First Tuberculosis Sanatorium Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tim Carr, April 26, 2008
1. First Tuberculosis Sanatorium Marker
Inscription. 1,000 feet East a small group of tents erected May, 1910 by the
Anti Tuberculosis Association of Jefferson County
constituted the first effort to aid victims of tuberculosis in North Alabama.
 
Erected 1960 by Birmingham Historical Society.
 
Location. 33° 29.67′ N, 86° 46.86′ W. Marker is in Mountain Brook, Alabama, in Jefferson County. Marker is on Fairway Drive east of Cahaba Road, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Birmingham AL 35213, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Redmont Park Historic District (approx. 0.3 miles away); Lane Park (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Little Theater Clark Memorial Theatre Virginia Samford Theatre (approx. 0.7 miles away); Shades Valley High School (approx. 0.7 miles away); Jordan Home (approx. 0.8 miles away); Donnelly House (approx. 0.8 miles away); The Iron Man: Vulcan (approx. 0.8 miles away); Mineral Railroad Trestle (approx. 0.8 miles away).
 
Categories. Charity & Public WorkScience & Medicine
 
Looking East in the Direction of the First Tuberculosis Sanatorium image. Click for full size.
By Tim Carr, January 4, 2010
2. Looking East in the Direction of the First Tuberculosis Sanatorium
First Tuberculosis Sanatorium Marker Located in the English Village of Mt. Brook. image. Click for full size.
By Tim Carr, January 4, 2010
3. First Tuberculosis Sanatorium Marker Located in the English Village of Mt. Brook.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 28, 2010, by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama. This page has been viewed 2,414 times since then and 54 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on January 28, 2010, by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama.   2, 3. submitted on January 29, 2010, by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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