City Hospital Pools and Bathhouse – Buffalo NY

Description

A WPA photo (pictured) shows a bathhouse and two swimming pools built by the WPA for what was then the Buffalo City Hospital. The hospital was renamed the Edward J. Meyer Memorial Hospital in 1939, and has since been expanded into the Erie County Medical Center. Google images show that the bath house building and pools (now empty) are still standing. Their current function is unknown.

Source notes

National Archives and Records Administration, Neg. 15748-D

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Location Info


Warwick Ave. and Kensington Ave.
Buffalo, NY

Coordinates: 42.930924, -78.829797

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