Wednesday, July 25, 2012


Shown on this page are images of several hospitals in the Alexandria & Pineville area.

Alexandria Sanitarium, forerunner of the Baptist Hospital.
2nd Street. Postcard from about 1915.
Baptist Hospital Annex. Postcard from the 1920's.
Baptist Hospital after its expansion in the 1950's.
2nd street in Alexandria.
1950's view of front entrance to Baptist Hospital.

Murrell Clinic and Hospital. Located on Murray Street near Bolton Avenue.
This is a card dated 1952.

Cabrini Hospital 1960's postcard. Masonic Drive and Texas Avenue.
Cabrini Hospital front view 1960's.
Huey P. Long Charity Hospital. Just off Main Street in Pineville, La.
Postcard is dated 1943.

Charity Hospital. Pineville, La. Late 1940's
Entrance to Central State Hospital. (Hospital for the Insane)
Pineville, La.  Circa: 1930's
Central State Hospital view. Postcard from the late 1920's.

Early view of the Veterans Hospital dated 1943.
This hospital is directly across the highway from
the site of the original LSU site, that was established
before the Civil war in the early 1800's.
This is a 1960's postcard of the Veterans Hospital
in Pineville, La.
The nurses quarters at the Veteran's Hospital. Pineville, La.
Circa 1950.