Location Information
(for the State Charity Hospital)
Name:State Charity Hospital
Address:1219 State Street, North
City/County:Jackson, Hinds County
Architectural Information
Construction Date:1912
Context/Comments
The State Charity Hospital closed in 1955, having been replaced by the new University Medical Center, and was demolished sometime prior to 1962. Mississippi Baptist Hospital purchased the site in 1964 and later built the new Mississippi Baptist Medical Center at that location, breaking ground in 1972 and completing construction in December 1975.