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Harriet B. Jones
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member uccacher
N 39° 57.269 W 080° 45.232
17S E 521023 N 4422733
Quick Description: Historical marker located along Wheeling Avenue in Glen Dale, WV.
Location: West Virginia, United States
Date Posted: 8/19/2011 6:04:32 AM
Waymark Code: WMCBKX
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member flyingmoose
Views: 6

Long Description:
This historical marker is not included in the West Virginia Historical Marker database.

The text reads:

Harriet B. Jones
(b 3 June 1856; d. 28 June 1943)

Born 3 June 1856, in 1885 was first licensed woman physician in state; opened private practice in hospital in Wheeling, 1892. Jones was active in temperance and women's suffrage; and promoted establishment of state sanitariums in Terra Alta & Denmar, industrial school for girls in Salem and the children's home in Elkins. Elected in 1924 to represent Marshall County in House. Died 28 June 1943.
Marker Title: Harriet B. Jones

Marker Location: Wheeling Avenue in Glen Dale

County or Independent City: Glen Dale, WV

Marker Number: Not listed

Web Site: Not listed

Marker Program Sponsor: Not listed

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