Contributed by Northeast Historic Film
Excerpts from home movies taken of the Western Maine Sanatorium, a tuberculosis treatment facility in Hebron.
The film was part of the estate of Dr. Lester Adams, long time superintendent of the facility.
This section of film shows the facility, the medical staff and a number of patients on sleeping porches and in sleeping rooms and children in the dining room. It is not clear if all the children are patients at the facility.
Bill Sinclair produced the film and E.O. Irish was the cameraman.
About This Item
- Title: Film of Western Maine Sanatorium, Hebron, 1934
- Creator: E. O. Irish
- Creation Date: 1934
- Subject Date: 1934
- Location: Hebron, Oxford County, ME
- Media: filmstrip
- Collection: Talbot and Barbara Hackett Collection
- Object Type: Moving Image
Cross Reference Searches
Standardized Subject Headings
- Hospitals, convalescent--Maine--Hebron
- Western Maine Sanatorium
- Tuberculosis hospitals--Maine
- Maine State Sanatorium
For more information about this item, contact:Northeast Historic Film
P.O. Box 900, Bucksport, ME 04416
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