Day 436

The Bronx Asterisk

March 10th, 2013

Scaffolding now adorns the domed tower of the Daughters of Jaco(b) nursing home. Here's a great shot of the building from sometime around the 1930s.


  1. Sandi in Ashland says:

    It’s Huge!!!!

  2. Anna One says:

    FYI…I was curious as to how many people lived there

    Daughters of Jacob Nursing Home Co, Inc, of Bronx, New York accepts patients covered by Medicare and Medicaid. This nursing home has 515 beds making the facility larger than the New York state average of 184.93. Also, 400 residents at Daughters of Jacob Nursing Home Co, Inc, are more than than the average state nursing homes population of 169.80, and is less full at 78% than the 91.71% occupied average New York nursing home.

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