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Terre Haute in Vigo County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Union Hospital

 
 
Union Hospital Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, August 12, 2012
1. Union Hospital Marker
Inscription. In 1892, near this site, Union Hospital was founded by Leo J. Weinstein, M.D., and Benjamin F. Swafford, M.D., with the support of local citizens. This hospital established Terre Haute's first School of Nursing in 1900.
 
Erected 1992 by Indiana Historical Bureau and Union Hospital. (Marker Number 84.1992.2.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Indiana State Historical Bureau Markers marker series.
 
Location. 39° 29.095′ N, 87° 24.431′ W. Marker is in Terre Haute, Indiana, in Vigo County. Marker is at the intersection of 8th Avenue and Norht 7th Street, on the right when traveling west on 8th Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1606 North 7th Street, Terre Haute IN 47804, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Confederate Soldiers Buried in this Cemetery ( approx. half a mile away); Twelve Points ( approx. 0.7 miles away); Gold Medal Plaza ( approx. 0.7 miles away); William D. "Big Bill" Haywood ( approx. 0.9 miles away); Charles Luna ( approx. 0.9 miles away); Sidney Hillman
Obverse Side - - Union Hospital Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, August 12, 2012
2. Obverse Side - - Union Hospital Marker
( approx. 0.9 miles away); Mother Jones ( approx. 0.9 miles away); Patrick E. Gorman ( approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Terre Haute.
 
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Wide View - - Union Hospital Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, August 12, 2012
3. Wide View - - Union Hospital Marker
Union Hospital - and - Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, August 12, 2012
4. Union Hospital - and - Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 13, 2012, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 336 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 13, 2012, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.
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