Tag Archives: 1908

History of the Sanatorium: Aug 19 1908

Tribune Aug 19 1908

Newspaper: TribunePublished: Aug 19 1908 Pleased With Hospital Site – Indianapolis News ” Dr. J. N. Hurty, secretary of the State Board of Health, has returned from Parke county, where he visited the site for the new tuberculosis hospital He is enthusiastic over what he saw.  “I regard the site an almost ideal” he said. […]

History of the Sanatorium: June 10 1908

Newspaper Article

Newspaper: TribunePublished: June 10 1908 GOVERNOR APPROVES SITE Conditions Fully Met-Purchase Soon to be Made ” The Tuberculosis hospital commission, in conference with Governor Hanly, transacted all business necessary before entering its record for the purchase of the Little Raccoon site. The Vandalia railroad, by Superintendent Worthington, submitted a proposition to construct 2,500 feet of […]

History of the Sanatorium: June 3 1908

Newspaper: TribunePublished: June 3 1908 Want to finish the Work.  ” Messrs. Moore and Holman of the Tuberculosis hospital commission, were here last Wednesday and Thursday on business connected with the testing of the well and the purchase of the land. Dr. H. E. Barnard, State chemist, and Samuel Shutt, engineer of the State house […]

History of the Sanatorium: May 13 1908

Newspaper article

Published the week following the announcement that the Indiana State Sanatorium site had been chosen. The final part of the article is missing a portion at this time. INSPECTION BY COMMISSION First Work of the Tuberculosis Hospital Commission Accomplished. Dr. Henry Moore, president of the Indiana Tuberculosis hospital commission; J. N. Babcock, treasurer: W. S. […]

History of the Sanatorium: May 6 1908

Newspaper article Tribune 5/6/1908

The location of the Indiana State Sanatorium has been chosen as the Rockville site on the Little Racoon! The very end of the article has been cut off, but perhaps we will locate the final closing comments. Newspaper: TribunePublished: May 6 1908 BIG STATE INSTITUTION To be Located Near Rockville-Interurban Railroad Next. ” The Indiana […]