Northampton State Hospital

Also known as: Lunatic Hospital at Northampton
1 Prince St., Northampton, Massachusetts

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National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on July 25, 1994
Reference number
94000696
Architectural styles
Late 19th and 20th Century Revival; Victorian; Mid 19th Century Revival
Areas of significance
Architecture; Social History; Health/Medicine
Levels of significance
National; State; Local
Evaluation criteria
C - Design/Construction; B - Person; A - Event
Property type
District
Historic functions
Institutional housing; Agricultural outbuildings; Animal facility; Agricultural fields; Storage; Hospital
Current functions
Agricultural fields; Hospital
Periods of significance
1925-1949; 1900-1924; 1875-1899; 1850-1874
Significant years
1855; 1864; 1928
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 52
Contributing structures: 3
Contributing sites: 3
Contributing objects: 4
Non-contributing buildings: 12
Non-contributing structures: 1

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