Letter seeking TB treatment, 1909

Contributed by Maine State Archives


A New Brunswick woman, Mrs. G.H. Ball, wrote to the Maine State Sanatorium in Hebron in 1909 seeking admittance to the facility to treat tuberculosis in her left lung.

She reported that she had been trying home treatment but had been unsuccessful. She had previously been in a sanatorium in Rhode Island.

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About This Item

  • Title: Letter seeking TB treatment, 1909
  • Creator: Ball
  • Creation Date: 1909-03-16
  • Subject Date: 1909-03-16
  • Town: Irishtown
  • County: Kent
  • State: NB
  • Media: Pencil on paper
  • Local Code: 2613-076, Box 2/1909, March 16-31
  • Object Type: Text

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Maine State Archives
84 State House Station, Augusta, ME 04333-0084
(207) 287-5795

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