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Post in Garza County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Old Post Sanitarium

 
 
Old Post Sanitarium Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, September 16, 2015
1. Old Post Sanitarium Marker
Inscription. First hospital in this part of West Texas. Built in 1912 by Double U Company of C. W. Post, cereals millionaire. Finest facilities: X-ray laboratory, operating and sterilizing rooms, nurses' training, diet kitchen, all rooms private, with steam heat.
Recorded Texas Historic Landmark

 
Erected 1964 by State Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 3783.)
 
Location. 33° 11.521′ N, 101° 23.018′ W. Marker is in Post, Texas, in Garza County. Marker is on Avenue N 0.1 miles south of West 10th Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 119 Avenue N, Post TX 79356, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mason Memorial Building (here, next to this marker); C. W. Post Home (approx. 0.2 miles away); Garza County Courthouse (approx. 0.2 miles away); Garza County (approx. 0.2 miles away); Charles W. Post (approx. 0.2 miles away); Mrs. Merriweather Post (approx. 0.2 miles away); C. W. Post Rain Battles (approx. 2.7 miles away); Twin Chimneys (approx. 2.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Post.
 
More about this marker.
Old Post Sanitarium (Now Garza County Museum) image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, September 16, 2015
2. Old Post Sanitarium (Now Garza County Museum)
A related marker is mounted below the marker mentioned here.
 
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker.
 
Also see . . .  Post Sanitarium & Garza County Museum history. (Submitted on September 21, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
 
Categories. Science & Medicine
 
Designated National Historic Landmark. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, September 16, 2015
3. Designated National Historic Landmark.
Museum & Heritage Center sign. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, September 16, 2015
4. Museum & Heritage Center sign.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 21, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 226 times since then and 70 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 21, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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