Cottage plan, Maine State Sanatorium, ca. 1904
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An architectural drawing of a type of cottage for the treatment of tuberculosis, drawn by architects John Calvin Stevens and John Howard Stevens of Portland.
The cottage was designed for the Maine State Sanatorium in Hebron, a privately operated facility that opened in 1904. Patients slept in the building's wings either in the partially enclosed pavilions or on the piazzas in the open air.
The state took over operation of the facility in 1915 and changed its name to the Western Maine Sanatorium.
- Title: Cottage plan, Maine State Sanatorium, ca. 1904
- Creator: John Calvin Stevens-John Howard Stevens
- Creation Date: circa 1904
- Subject Date: circa 1904
- Local Name: Greenwood Mountain
- Town: Hebron
- County: Oxford
- State: ME
- Media: Ink on paper
- Local Code: Coll. 209, 7-B-1, JCS 0396-1-1904
- Collection: John Calvin Stevens
- Object Type: Image
For more information about this item, contact:
Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x219
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