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Rex Hospital

Rex Hospital (Raleigh, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
Rex Hospital
Subjects:
Hospitals
Item identifier:
0012820
Created Date:
Description:
Rex Hospital opened in its current location in the 1950s. It was started in 1894, using funds provided in the will of John Rex, a prominent Raleigh citizen, who died in 1839.
Genre:
Photographs
Names:

Location:
Raleigh (N.C)
Digital Project:
University Archives Photographs

Building:

Historical note:
The original Rex Hospital was opened in 1894 in the Charles Manly House on South St. on Raleigh. The hospital moved into a new facility in 1937 on the corner of Wade Avenue and St. Mary's St. The current Rex Hospital is located on Blue Ridge Rd. and the hospital moved there in 1980. From the Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, Volume 5 by William S. Powell. Page 202.
Location:
Raleigh (N.C)
Wake County (N.C.)
Subjects:
Hospitals
Health facilities
Latitude, Longitude:
35.78551, -78.642669

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