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Item 23609

Patient account, Maine State Sanatorium, Hebron, 1913

Contributed by: Maine State Archives

Date: 1913-03-11

Location: Hebron

Media: Ink on paper

Item 23611

Sanatorium assets, Hebron, 1913

Contributed by: Maine State Archives

Date: 1913

Location: Hebron

Media: Ink on paper

Item 23610

Statement of patient account, Maine Sanatorium, 1913

Contributed by: Maine State Archives

Date: 1913-03-20

Location: Hebron

Media: Ink on paper

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Exhibit

Group at Western Maine Sanatorium, 1929

San Life: the Western Maine Sanatorium, 1928-1929

Merle Wadleigh of Portland, who was in his mid 20s, took and saved photographs that provide a glimpse into the life of a tuberculosis patient at the Western Maine Sanatorium in Hebron in 1928-1929.

Exhibit

Cottage for women, Maine State Sanatorium, Hebron, ca. 1909

Among the Lungers: Treating TB

Tuberculosis -- or consumption as it often was called -- claimed so many lives and so threatened the health of communities that private organizations and, by 1915, the state, got involved in TB treatment. The state's first tuberculosis sanatorium was built on Greenwood Mountain in Hebron and introduced a new philosophy of treatment.

Exhibit

Rosamond Weston Eddy bookplate, ca. 1925

Bookplates Honor Annie Louise Cary

A summer resident of Wayne collected more than 3,000 bookplates to honor Maine native and noted opera singer Annie Louise Cary and to support the Cary Memorial Library.

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Site Page

Map of Presque Isle, ca. 1870

Presque Isle: The Star City - History of Presque Isle

… residents to nearby towns), the Northern Maine Sanatorium for tuberculosis patients, a public hospital, car dealerships, and the development of…