Then Bath Memorial Hospital, in 1935 Ira Davenport Memorial Hospital opened “in a renovated 3-story building, funded by a local bond issue and a Federal grant.” The Public Works Administration (P.W.A.) supplied a $61,022 grant for the project, whose total cost was $135,674. Construction occurred between Jan. 1936 and Jan. 1937.
PWA Docket No. NY W1342.
http://www.arnothealth.org/ira-davenport-memorial-hospital/idmh-history National Archives: Record Group 135: Public Works Administration; Projects Control Division; Entry 52: Indices to Non-Federal Projects; Report No. 5: Status of All Completed Non-Federal Allotted Projects, page 26.
Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on August 18, 2016.
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