State Epileptic Colony Historic District

Also known as: Abilene State Hospital, Abilene State School
Roughly bounded by S. 24th, Lakeside and Plum, also area roughly bounded by SH 322, FM 1750 and Industrial Blvd., Abilene, Texas

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National Register information 

Note: The following information comes from the NRHP database and has not been verified.
Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on October 30, 1991
Reference number
91001539
Architectural styles
Late 19th and 20th Century Revival: Classical Revival; American Movement: Prairie School
Areas of significance
Health/Medicine; Architecture
Level of significance
State
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
District
Historic functions
Hospital; Sanatorium
Current function
Hospital
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1925-1949
Significant years
1903; 1905; 1920
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 15
Contributing structures: 1
Contributing sites: 1
Non-contributing buildings: 8
Non-contributing structures: 1

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