Americus in Sumter County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Americus Colored Hospital
Erected 2008 by Georgia Historical Society and the City Federation of Colored Women Club. (Marker Number 129-2.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 32° 4.63′ N, 84° 14.055′ W. Marker is in Americus, Georgia, in Sumter County. Marker is on J. R. Campbell Sr. Street just east of Cotton Avenue, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 133 J. R. Campbell Sr. Street, Americus GA 31709, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance Confederate Hospitals (approx. 0.3 miles away); Elm Tree (approx. 0.4 miles away); Welcome to Asia/Pacific (approx. 0.6 miles away); Poverty Housing: A Global Epidemic (approx. 0.6 miles away); Deadly Insects (approx. 0.6 miles away); How blocks are made (approx. 0.6 miles away); Welcome to Latin America/Caribbean (approx. 0.6 miles away); Welcome to Africa/Middle East (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Americus.
Also see . . . History of Americus Colored Hospital - Americus Times Record. (Submitted on March 9, 2011, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia.)
Categories. • African Americans • Science & Medicine •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 4, 2011, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 643 times since then and 46 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on March 4, 2011, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.