- Side view, Mercy Hospital (Wilson Hospital and Tubercular Home), East Wilson, Wilson County
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- 2 x 2 in.
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- Preservation North Carolina
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Building: Mercy Hospital -- Wilson Hospital and Tubercular Home (Wilson, Wilson County, North Carolina)
- Benton, Charles C., Sr., circa 1887-1960 more info on Benton, Charles C., Sr., circa 1887-1960
- Moore, Solon B., 1872-1930 more info on Moore, Solon B., 1872-1930
- Benton and Moore, architects more info on Benton and Moore, architects
- North Carolina
- Provenance note:
- Dr. F. S. Hargrave had the hospital built to replace an earlier institution for African American residents.
- Architectural note:
- The building contains a Doric portico.
- Historical note:
- The building is set to be restored as a community center.
African Americans -- History
Buildings -- Remodeling for other use
Doric (Architectural style)
Tuberculosis -- Hospitals