Veterans Administration Medical Center, Building No. 1, Spring Valley Drive, Huntington, Wayne County, WV
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Spring Valley Drive, Huntington, WV
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Documentation compiled after 1933.
Survey number HABS WV-245-A
Significance: The Veterans Administration Medical Center is significant as an example of the expansion policy of the Veterans Administration in the 1930's; as the first Veterans Hospital in West Virginia; for its association with a prominent West Virginia physician and politician, Henry D. Hatfield; as an example of a significant architectural style of the period, Georgian Colonial Revival, and as an example of the influence of Federal standardized design for projects of the period. Building No. 1 is significant as the primary central structure in the complex.
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)
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