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The history of the 1799 Lazaretto In Essington, PA is presented by volunteer living historians.

The history of the 1799 Lazaretto In Essington, PA is presented by volunteer living historians.

The PAST, Spirit of PA, and Lights Out Paranormal Investigators were allowed access to the 1799 Lazaretto, along with members of WMMR's John DeBella radio show. This is one of the surviving tapes from an investigation by LOPI.

The PAST, Spirit of PA, and Lights Out Paranormal Investigators were allowed access to the 1799 Lazaretto, along with members of WMMR's John DeBella radio show. This is one of the surviving tapes from an investigation by LOPI.

Precious_Places_ The 1799 Lazaretto in my hometown Essington PA  USA

Precious_Places_ The 1799 Lazaretto in my hometown Essington PA USA

The Philadelphia Lazaretto on Tinicum Island - 1799 Erected by the city of Philadelphia's Board of Health, the Philadelphia Lazaretto Quarantine Station on Tinicum Island was built largely in response to the city's 1793 yellow fever epidemic. (The Board of Health itself was created in 1794, also in response to the epidemic.) The Lazaretto was designed to quarantine infected travelers headed for Philadelphia by ship.

The Philadelphia Lazaretto on Tinicum Island - 1799 Erected by the city of Philadelphia's Board of Health, the Philadelphia Lazaretto Quarantine Station on Tinicum Island was built largely in response to the city's 1793 yellow fever epidemic. (The Board of Health itself was created in 1794, also in response to the epidemic.) The Lazaretto was designed to quarantine infected travelers headed for Philadelphia by ship.

The Philadelphia Lazaretto was the first quarantine hospital in the United States, built in 1799, in Tinicum Township, Delaware County.

The Philadelphia Lazaretto was the first quarantine hospital in the United States, built in in Tinicum Township, Delaware County.

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Images captured at the 1799 Lazaretto Quarantine Facility in Tinicum Township, Pennsylvania.

lazaretto - Google Search

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Tinicum Township, Pennsylvania * Lazaretto Quarantine Station, America's oldest quarantine facility is now falling victim to the incurable disease of time. The current Lazaretto complex was originally constructed in 1799 to deal with the devastating Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1793 which killed thousands in Philadelphia alone.

Lazaretto Quarantine Station

Discover Lazaretto Quarantine Station in Tinicum Township, Pennsylvania: America's oldest quarantine facility is now falling victim to the incurable disease of time.

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