Building Oregon

Oregon State Hospital Receiving Ward, Oregon State Hospital (Salem, Oregon)

Oregon
Title
Oregon State Hospital Receiving Ward, Oregon State Hospital (Salem, Oregon)
LC Subject
Architecture, American Architecture--United States
Alternative
Oregon State Hospital (Salem, Oregon) Dome Building, Oregon State Hospital (Salem, Oregon) Building 36, Oregon State Hospital (Salem, Oregon) Oregon State Insane Asylum (Salem, Oregon)
Creator
Lazarus, Edgar M.
Creator Display
Edgar Marks Lazarus (architect, 1868-1939)
Description
National Register of Historic Places (Listed, 2008) 1958, current configuration achieved
View
exterior: Building 36, Dome Building, looking northeast at front facade
Provenance
Oregon State Preservation Office
Temporal
1900-1909 1910-1919
Work Type
architecture (object genre) built works views (visual works) exterior views health facility hospitals (buildings for health facility) asylums (welfare buildings) mental health facilities
Location
Salem >> Marion County >> Oregon >> Pacific Northwest Marion County >> Oregon >> Pacific Northwest Oregon >> Pacific Northwest United States
Date
1883 1958
View Date
2007-06
Identifier
OR_Marion_Hospital10.jpg
Rights
In Copyright - Educational Use Permitted
Source
Oregon State Historic Preservation Office, http://www.oregon.gov/OPRD/HCD/SHPO/
Type
Image
Format
image/jpeg
Set
Building Oregon
Primary Set
Building Oregon
Is Part Of
Oregon State Hospital Historic District (Salem, Oregon)
Institution
University of Oregon
Citation
National Register of Historic Places, http://www.nps.gov/nr/
Note
The plan of the Receiving Ward was conceived with a central domed structure to have north and south wings to be added later. The central structure, the Dome Building, was designed by Lawrence, Whitehouse, & Fouilhoux, and opened in 1909-1910. The south w Teague, Edward H. "Introducing Edgar Lazarus, The Architect of Vista House," Vista House Views, FOVH Newsletter, Spring 2011, p. 1-2, 7, 9, 10-11.