Contributed by Maine Historic Preservation Commission
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.
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
Cross Reference Searches
Standardized Subject Headings
- Tuberculosis hospitals--Maine
- Maine State Sanatorium
- Hospitals, convalescent--Maine--Hebron
- Western Maine Sanatorium
For more information about this item, contact:Maine Historic Preservation Commission
55 Capitol Street, 65 State House Station, Augusta, ME 04333-0065
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