Charity Hospital Improvements – Natchez MS

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Description

A $15,000 improvement project was allotted for Natchez Charity hospital, the oldest charity hospital in Mississippi, for main building and nurses’ home. The hospital was constructed 1849-1852, 3.5 stories, and was destroyed by fire in 1984. It became the Natchez Charity Hospital in 1890s.

Source notes

Insane hospital ready on Jan. 1. (Sep 11, 1934). Clarion-Ledger, p. 1.

$220,000 is Expended on State Repair Work for First Two Months. (Sep 28, 1934). Clarion-Ledger, p. 18.

Allocation of Funds is Made. (Oct 11, 1934). Clarion-Ledger, p. 14.
Improvements by ERA and State Program Completed. (Mar 14, 1935). Clarion-Ledger, p. 3, 5.

Project originally submitted by Susan Allen on November 23, 2019.

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Location Info


801 Maple Street
Natchez, Mississippi 39120

Coordinates: 31.5717567, -91.39733760000001

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