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Easton in Northampton County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Dr. Florence Seibert

(1897-1991)

 
 
Dr. Florence Seibert Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, April 4, 2010
1. Dr. Florence Seibert Marker
Inscription. Birth site of the renowned biochemist. In spite of the handicap of polio, she developed in the 1920s a safe process for intravenous therapy. Later, in 1934, she refined the tuberculin skin test that was ultimately adopted worldwide.
 
Erected 1993 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. 40° 41.575′ N, 75° 12.434′ W. Marker is in Easton, Pennsylvania, in Northampton County. Marker is on North 2nd Street 0.1 miles north of Church Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 73 North 2nd Street, Easton PA 18042, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. First Reformed Church (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Lafayette College Founding (about 600 feet away); The Great Square (about 800 feet away); The Declaration of Independence in Easton (approx. 0.2 miles away); Founding of Easton and Northampton County (approx. 0.2 miles away); Indian Peace Treaties (approx. 0.2 miles away); Northampton Countyís First Court House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Sullivanís March (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Easton.
 
Also see . . .
Wide view of the Dr. Florence Seibert Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, April 4, 2010
2. Wide view of the Dr. Florence Seibert Marker
The marker stands in front the Dr. Florence Seibert birthplace
1. Esmond R. Long and Florence B. Seibert | Chemical Heritage Foundation. (Submitted on April 17, 2010, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
2. Dr. Florence Seibert - Behind the Marker. ExplorePAHistory.com (Submitted on July 20, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.) 
 
Categories. Notable PersonsScience & Medicine
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 12, 2010, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. This page has been viewed 523 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 12, 2010, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.
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