June 28, 2011Mid-Century Modern Hospitals
By Sablemable aka Jan
I know! I know! Who in their right mind would get overly excited over hospital buildings! Well, think of it this way; we’re not patients and we’re only going to look at the outside, not inside.
Images are courtesy of CardCow (www.cardcow.com).
CHARLESTON MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-CHARLESTON, WEST VIRGINIA OPENED 1951
BETHESDA HOSPITAL- ZANESVILLE, OHIO OPENED 1965
ROCKFORD MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-ROCKFORD, ILLINOIS OPENED CIRCA 1958
NEW BISHOP CLARKSON MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-OMAHA, NEBRASKA OPENED 1955. INTERESTING NOTE ABOUT NBCMH-IT WAS TOTALLY AIR CONDITIONED!
COMMUNITY HOSPITAL-ALMONT, MICHIGAN OPENED 1958-59.
BAPTIST HOSPITAL-ALEXANDRIA, LOUISIANA OPENED CIRCA 1953 LOOK AT THE NEON SIGN!
NEW HANOVER MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-WILMINGTON. NORTH CAROLINA OPENED 1967
HUNTERDON MEDICAL CENTER-FLEMINGTON, NEW JERSEY OPENED 1953
COUNTY HOSPITAL-SACRAMENTO, CALIFORNIA UNKNOWN YEAR OPENED.
PARKVIEW MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-FORT WAYNE, INDIANA OPENED CIRCA 1957
SAYRE HOSPITAL-SAYRE, OKLAHOMA UNKNOWN YEAR OPENED.
CARLISLE HOSPITAL-CARLISLE, PENNSYLVANIA OPENED 1961.
ROYAL ALEXANDRA HOSPITAL-EDMONTON, ALBERTA UNKNOWN YEAR OPENED.
Andreaaaaaaaaaaaaaa!!!!!! Do you know when this new structure was built? I couldn’t find any information online about it. O Canada, you do some gooooood MCM buildings!
Great structures, eh? And aren’t those classic automobiles the grooviest?