Pima County Hospital – Tucson AZ

Description

The Works Progress Administration built the Pima County Hospital in Tucson. The 30,000-square feet facility was laid out in four distinct units. It consisted of an “administration building which included doctors’ offices, lecture room, major and minor operating rooms, sterilizing facilities, the men’s ward, women’s ward; children’s and maternity wards; therapeutic ward, nurses’ home,” among others uses.

The exact location and condition of this facility is unknown to the Living New Deal.

Source notes

National Archives Record Group 69-N

Project originally submitted by Brent McKee on December 11, 2017.

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Location Info


Pima County General Hospital
Tucson, AZ 85713

Coordinates: 32.188731778920975, -110.96981762173158

3 comments on “Pima County Hospital – Tucson AZ

  1. https://www.tmcaz.com/thmep/_assets/documents/1967-thmep.pdf
    An interesting brochure from 1965 about physician training at Pima County Hospital.

  2. Dina Saenz

    Please, could someone tell me when this hospital was built? I was born there in 1949. Thank you.

    It is now the site of the Food City Grocery Store on 6th Avenue, Tucson, Arizona.

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