Apalachicola in Franklin County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
Dr. John Gorrie
Erected 1999 by Florida
Location. 29° 43.512′ N, 84° 59.124′ W. Marker is in Apalachicola, Florida, in Franklin County. Marker is at the intersection of 6th Street and Avenue D, on the left when traveling south on 6th Street. Touch for map. Marker is located across the street from the John Gorrie State Museum at 46 Sixth Street. Marker is in this post office area: Apalachicola FL 32320, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Trinity Episcopal Church (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Methodist Episcopal Church South (about 500 feet away); The Dr. Alvan W. Chapman House (about 500 feet away); Fort Coombs - Franklin Guards (about 500 feet away); Chestnut Street Cemetery of Early Apalachicola (about 700 feet away); The Hanserd-Fry House (about 700 feet away); Franklin County (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Raney House (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Apalachicola.
Also see . . .
1. John Gorrie Museum website. (Submitted on January 31, 2010, by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama.)
2. John Gorrie - National Statutory Hall. (Submitted on January 31, 2010, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on August 2, 2017. This page originally submitted on January 31, 2010, by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama. This page has been viewed 1,765 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on January 31, 2010, by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.