Historic Markers Across Alabama

First Tuberculosis Sanatorium

Marker ID:  
Location: Fairway Drive east of Cahaba Road, Mountain Brook, Alabama
County: Jefferson
Coordinates: N 33° 29.67    W 086° 46.86
  33.4945    -86.781
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WMCPH8


1,000 feet East a small group of tents erected May, 1910 by the
Anti Tuberculosis Association of Jefferson County
constituted the first effort to aid victims of tuberculosis in North Alabama.

Erected 1960 by Birmingham Historical Society.

End of First Tuberculosis Sanatorium