The Evolution of the Smallpox Hospital Building


From 1854 until today, the Smallpox Hospital has undergone incredible change and transformation in terms of both function and scale. Learn about each of the building's evolutions below.



1854 — 1886

During this period, the building functioned as a Hospital.

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1886 — 1950s

From 1886 until the 1950s, the Building was a nursing SCHOOL.

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1950s — Present

From circa 1950 until today, the building has been a RUIN.

Learn more about the Ruin here →