Santa Rosa hospital buildingThis is a postcard picture of the 1937 hospital building soon after its construction. Courtesy of Jeremy Nichols
The PWA contributed 45% of costs to a new hospital building in 1937. According to the Santa Rosa Press Democrat, construction of this building hinged on approval of the PWA funds.
Submission by Jeremy Nichols, president of the Sonoma County Historical Society. "Supervisors O.K. Building $223,080 New Hospital." The Press Democrat, January 25, 1936, page 1. "$300,000 Hospital Opens Today." The Press Democrat, April 24, 1937, page 1. "Hundreds Witness Dedication of New $300,000 Hospital." The Press Democrat, April 25, 1937, page 1.
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