July 4 parade, Western Maine Sanatorium, 1929

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July 4 parade, Western Maine Sanatorium, 1929

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A July 4 parade with elaborate floats and a variety of costumed participants was a tradition at the Western Maine Sanatorium at Hebron.

Patients who were well enough could participate in the parade and games and other events that followed. Others watched from the sleeping porches at their cottages.

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About This Item

  • Title: July 4 parade, Western Maine Sanatorium, 1929
  • Creator: Wadleigh, Merle G.
  • Creation Date: 1929-07-04
  • Subject Date: 1929-07-04
  • Local Name: Greenwood Mountain
  • Town: Hebron
  • County: Oxford
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 6 cm x 10.3 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 2111, Vol. 2
  • Collection: Madeline S. Brown Wadleigh photograph albums
  • Object Type: Image

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Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x230

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