Resident cottages, Maine State Sanatorium, Hebron, ca. 1909

Contributed by Maine Historic Preservation Commission

Description

The cottage for men, cottage for women and farm cottage at the Maine State Sanatorium, a privately funded tuberculosis hospital in Hebron.

The facility treated patients with rest, high-protein diets, and lots of fresh air -- including sleeping outside.

The image is part of a promotional pamphlet the sanatorium produced to raise funds for its continued growth and operations.

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About This Item

  • Title: Resident cottages, Maine State Sanatorium, Hebron, ca. 1909
  • Creator: Shaylor Engraving Co.
  • Creation Date: circa 1909
  • Subject Date: circa 1909
  • Local Name: Greenwood Mountain
  • Town: Hebron
  • County: Oxford
  • State: ME
  • Media: Ink on paper, engraving
  • Object Type: Image

For more information about this item, contact:

Maine Historic Preservation Commission
55 Capitol Street, 65 State House Station, Augusta, ME 04333-0065
(207) 287-2132
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