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Indiana Historical Bureau

IHB > Historical Markers > Find a Marker > Union Hospital Union Hospital

Location: NW corner, 1606 N. Seventh Street & 8th Avenue, Terre Haute (Vigo County, Indiana).

Erected 1992 Indiana Historical Bureau and Union Hospital, Inc.

ID# : 84.1992.2


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.


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