Minnesota Veterans Home Complex, Laundry Building, 5101 Minnehaha Avenue, South, Minneapolis, Hennepin County, MN
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South, Minneapolis, MN
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Documentation compiled after 1933.
Survey number HABS MN-74-I
Building/structure dates: 1911 initial construction
Significance: Building No. 13, built in 1911 stands next to the site of the first laundry, built in 1890. It is part of a complex which once was nearly self-sustaining, containing a bakery, tailor, shore repair, barber shop and a heating and lighting plant. The current heating plant was built in 1937. Building No. 13, known in 1911 as the laundry, stands in original condition.
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)
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