Indianapolis Veterans Administration Hospital

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Indianapolis Veterans Administration Hospital
Indianapolis Veterans Administration Hospital.jpg
Indianapolis Veterans Administration Hospital, April 2012
Indianapolis Veterans Administration Hospital is located in Indianapolis
Indianapolis Veterans Administration Hospital
Indianapolis Veterans Administration Hospital is located in Indiana
Indianapolis Veterans Administration Hospital
Indianapolis Veterans Administration Hospital is located in the US
Indianapolis Veterans Administration Hospital
Location 2601 Cold Spring Rd., Indianapolis, Indiana
Coordinates 39°48′10″N 86°12′06″W / 39.80278°N 86.20167°W / 39.80278; -86.20167Coordinates: 39°48′10″N 86°12′06″W / 39.80278°N 86.20167°W / 39.80278; -86.20167
Area 30 acres (12 ha)
Built 1930 (1930)-1951
Built by Construction Division, Veterans Bureau; Construction Division, Veterans Administration
Architect Talbert, Randolph
Architectural style Colonial Revival, Classical Revival
MPS United States Second Generation Veterans Hospitals MPS
NRHP reference # 12000029[1]
Added to NRHP February 21, 2012

Indianapolis Veterans Administration Hospital, also known as Larue D. Carter Memorial Hospital, is a historic hospital complex and national historic district located at Indianapolis, Indiana. The district resources were developed between 1930 and 1951 by the Veterans Administration, and encompasses 15 contributing buildings, 2 contributing sites, 2 contributing structures and 5 contributing objects on the hospital campus. The main complex is connected by an enclosed corridor and consists of the main hospital building (1931), kitchen/mess hall/boiler house/attendants' quarters, general medical building (1939), and recreation building (1941). The buildings reflect the Colonial Revival and Classical Revival styles of architecture.[2]:3

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2012.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "National Register of Historic Places Listings". Weekly List of Actions Taken on Properties: 2/21/12 through 2/24/12. National Park Service. 2012-03-02. 
  2. ^ "Indiana State Historic Architectural and Archaeological Research Database (SHAARD)" (Searchable database). Department of Natural Resources, Division of Historic Preservation and Archaeology. Retrieved 2016-08-01.  Note: This includes Trent Spurlock (November 2011). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Indianapolis Veterans Administration Hospital" (PDF). Retrieved 2016-08-01.  and Accompanying photographs