What is the white building at Mass General hospital?

What is the white building at Mass General hospital?

MassGeneral Home A 13 story structure in the form of a cross, the White Building was built for surgical patients, operating rooms, Emergency Ward, laboratories, and offices for the surgical staff. The foundation was started on August 18, 1937. Designed by the architectural firm, Coolidge, Shepley, Bulfinch, and Abbott.

Where is the white building at Mass General hospital?

55 Fruit Street, Boston, MA 02114
White Building/Main Entrance (55 Fruit Street, Boston, MA 02114) Wang Ambulatory Care Center (15 Parkman Street, Boston, MA 02114)

How many buildings does MGH?

30 buildings
Massachusetts General Hospital’s main campus spans nearly 30 buildings and includes the main hospital, the Lunder Building, the Yawkey Center and the Wang Ambulatory Care Center. The maps on this page will help you plan your visit.

When was the Ellison building built?

The Ellison Building holds great significance for the Jewish community in Singapore. Built in 1924 by Issac Ellison, a Romanian Jew, it is commonly believed to be a gift for his wife, Flora Ellison.

Why is the Ellison Building being demolished?

A substantial part of the building will be demolished to make way for the North South Highway and will be reconstructed when the Highway is completed. It is located at the junction of Selegie Road and Rochor Canal Road and was built in 1924.

Is it acceptable that part of the Ellison Building is demolished?

The decision to reconstruct the Ellison Building after deliberately demolishing part of it is also problematic. ICOMOS SG said reconstructing is only recommended for heritage structures destroyed in “situations that are beyond control, such as warfare or natural calamities” — clearly not the case for Ellison Building.

Is McLean hospital affiliated with Mass General?

Today McLean is the flagship mental health hospital of Harvard Medical School and Mass General Brigham (formerly Partners HealthCare), Boston’s leading health care system.