Building Oregon

Breitenbush Hall, Oregon State Hospital (Salem, Oregon)

Breitenbush
Title
Breitenbush Hall, Oregon State Hospital (Salem, Oregon)
LC Subject
Architecture, American Architecture--United States
Alternative
Oregon State Hospital (Salem, Oregon) Building 35, Oregon State Hospital (Salem, Oregon) Oregon State Insane Asylum (Salem, Oregon)
Creator
Belluschi, Pietro
Creator Display
Pietro Belluschi (architect, 1899-1994)
Description
National Register of Historic Places (Listed, 2008) Current configuration achieved in 1958
View
exterior: Building 35, Breintenbush Hall, looking northwest at front elevation
Provenance
Oregon State Preservation Office
Temporal
1880-1889
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
Street Address
bounded by D Street, Park Avenue, 24th Street, and Bates Drive
Date
1883
View Date
2007-06
Identifier
OR_Marion_Hospital15.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 Oregon State Hospital consists of over 60 buildings designed by several architects since its opening in 1883. Significant works include J Building (Cascade Hall), 1880-1883, designed by Wilbur F. Boothby; Dome Building,1912, by Edgar J. Lazarus; Building 49 (1937), by William C. Knighton; Building 33 (Yaquina Hall), by Lyle P. Bartholomew; Building 40 (McKenzie Hall), by Albert Sutton, of Sutton & Whitney; and Building 35 (Breitenbush Hall), by Pietro Belluschi. 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.