Historic Markers Across Alabama



Partlow State School and Hospital



Marker ID: AHA 
Location:
County: Tuscaloosa
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Waymark: None
 



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Established 1919 as the Alabama Home for Mental Deficients; opened 1923; renamed the Partlow School for Mental Deficients, 1927, to honor the institution's founder Dr. William Dempsey Partlow (1877-1953) head of all mental facilities in Alabama from 1919 to 1949







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