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Western Maine Sanatorium gate, 1928

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Western Maine Sanatorium gate, 1928

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Merle Wadleigh, a tuberculosis patient at the Western Maine Sanatorium in Hebron, took this photo in July 1928.

He wrote on the back, "The Gate and San."

It was one of three state-operated tuberculosis facilities.

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  • Title: Western Maine Sanatorium gate, 1928
  • Creator: Wadleigh, Merle G.
  • Creation Date: 1928
  • Subject Date: 1928
  • Local Name: Greenwood Mountain
  • Town: Hebron
  • County: Oxford
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photograph
  • Dimensions (cm): 6.2 x 10.5
  • Local Code: Coll. 2111, Vol. 2
  • Object Type: Image

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Maine Historical Society
489 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822

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