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Scenic views, Maine State Sanatorium, Hebron, ca. 1909

Contributed by Maine Historic Preservation Commission

Views of the woods and the Androscoggin Valley from the Maine State Sanatorium at Greenwood Mountain in Hebron.

The privately operated facility for treating people with tuberculosis was incorporated in 1901. Dr. Estes Nichols, the medical superintendent, believed in fresh cold air, a diet rich in dairy and eggs, and rest for treatment.

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  • Title: Scenic views, Maine State Sanatorium, Hebron, ca. 1909
  • Creator: Shaylor Engraving Co.
  • Creation Date: circa 1909
  • Subject Date: circa 1909
  • Local Name: Greenwood Mountain
  • Town: Hebron
  • County: Oxford
  • State: ME
  • Media: Engraving
  • Object Type: Image

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Maine Historic Preservation Commission
55 Capitol Street, 65 State House Station, Augusta, ME 04333-0065
(207) 287-2132
http://www.maine.gov/mhpc

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