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Joseph Yates Porter, M.D.
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62
N 24° 33.474 W 081° 48.271
17R E 418526 N 2716233
Quick Description: The house where Porter was born, lived and died.
Location: Florida, United States
Date Posted: 6/27/2014 8:31:55 PM
Waymark Code: WMM0MH
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member the federation
Views: 5

Long Description:
In this house was born, lived and died Joseph Yates Porter, M.D. 1847-1927.
First health officer of the State of Florida, 1889-1917. Thirteenth president of the Florida Medical Association. Under his farsighted leadership, yellow fever and other epidemic diseases were eradicated. Perhaps no other person has exerted more influence upon the health of this state than Porter.
Marker Number: None

Date: May 1968

County: Monroe

Marker Type: Roadside

Sponsored or placed by: The Florida Medical Association

Website: Not listed

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