Humboldt General Hospital Expansions – Winnemucca NV

Description

Humboldt General Hospital in Winnemucca has been around in various forms since the 19th century. The current complex was established in 1908, and received expansions in 1936, 1942, 1962, 1973 and 2015-16.

The 1941-42 expansion was undertaken with a $14,121 grant by the Work Projects Administration (WPA), while the 1936 addition was undertaken with a $24,545 grant by the Public Works Administration (PWA).

The 2015-16 project was a major reconstruction and expansion of the hospital.  It effaced all traces of buildings before the 1960s.

Source notes

http://www.hghospital.ws/About_Us/History_of_HGH.aspx
http://www.newsreview.com/reno/how-the-new-deal-built/content?oid=664643

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 204.

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Location Info


118 E. Haskell St.
Winnemucca, NV 89445

Coordinates: 40.972588, -117.724543

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