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Brunswick in Cumberland County, Maine — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Founding of the Maine Medical Association

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., September 19, 2011
1. Founding of the Maine Medical Association Marker
Inscription.

This monument commemorates the founding of the Maine Medical Association on April 28, 1853. On that date, and near this site, at what was then the Tontine Hotel, 27 physicians met to organize the association which has existed continually to this day

Dr. James McKeen, Chairman Dr. Israel Putnam
Dr. Stephen Whitmore Dr. C.W. Whitmore
Dr. Richard P. Jenness Dr. Ashur Ellis
Dr. John D. Lincoln Dr. John Mathews
Dr. H.H. Hill Dr. Joseph W. Ellis
Dr. G.S. Palmer Dr. Cyrus Kendrick Jr.
Dr. Andrew Fuller Dr. George E. Brickett
Dr. Abial Libby Dr. John Hartwell
Dr. Alonzo Garcelon Dr. N.R. Boutelle
Dr. John Benson Dr. J.F. Stanley
Dr. Isaac Lincoln Dr. R.W. Lawson
Dr. Amos Nourse Dr. J.W. Toward
Dr. Cyrus Briggs Dr. T.G. Stockbridge
Dr. Nathaniel T. Palmer

Dedicated April 28, 2003

 
Erected 2003.
 
Location. 43° 54.88′ N, 69° 57.866′ W. Marker is in Brunswick, Maine, in Cumberland County. Marker is at the intersection of Maine Street (Maine Route 24) and Pleasant Street, on the right when traveling north on Maine Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Brunswick ME 04011, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers.
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By William Fischer, Jr., September 19, 2011
2. Founding of the Maine Medical Association Marker
Founding doctors
At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Brunswick Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Company K, 1st Maine Volunteer Infantry (approx. mile away); Home of Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain (approx. 0.3 miles away); Robinson Memorial Gate (approx. 0.3 miles away); Site of Fort Andross and Fort George (approx. 0.3 miles away); Androscoggin Swinging Bridge (approx. 0.4 miles away); Bowdoin College World War Memorial (approx. half a mile away); Bowdoin College War Memorial (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Brunswick.
 
Also see . . .  Maine Medical Association. (Submitted on January 23, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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Founding of the Maine Medical Association Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 19, 2011
3. Founding of the Maine Medical Association Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 23, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 457 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on January 23, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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