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Baptist Memorial Hospital Main Building

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Identification

Baptist Memorial Hospital Main Building
Union East Addition, Baptist Memorial Hospital, University of Tennessee Medical Center
125466

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Structure in General

high-rise building
demolished [destroyed]
concrete
curtain wall
light brown
modernism

Usages

hospital

Facts

  • The "King of Rock" Elvis Presley was pronounced dead here on August 16, 1977.
  • The hospital was demolished by controlled implosion on Sunday, November 6, 2005.
  • Television actor Ken Skelton was born in this building.
  • After closing its downtown campus, the Baptist Memorial Hospital gifted the buildings and land to the University of Tennessee Health Science Center. The tower itself was demolished in 2005 to make way for a biomedical research park.

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Location

899 Madison Avenue
899 Madison Avenue
38146
Memphis
Tennessee
U.S.A.

Technical Data

254.99 ft
254.99 ft
254.99 ft
18
1956
Nov 2005

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