Historic Markers Across Alabama

Grafenberg Medical Institute

Marker ID: AHA 
Location: AL Hwy 43 (N. Broadnax St.) at Lafayette Street in Dadeville, AL
County: Tallapoosa
Coordinates: N 32° 49.98    W 085° 45.82
  32.83307    -85.76374
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WMHXGT


1852-1861. Alabama's first medical school. Trained physicians who rendered great service to the State and Confederacy. Closed by war and death of its founder, Phillip M. Shepard, M.D.

Erected 1953 by Alabama Historical Association

End of Grafenberg Medical Institute