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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 […]

History of the Sanatorium: June 1907

Tribune June 19, 1907

Most of the articles we have currently on the Sanatorium are from the time the land for the Sanatorium was being purchased and the first buildings constructed and dedicated. There’s no better place to start than the beginning, so lets jump in! Newspaper: Rockville TribunePublished: June 19, 1907 CONSUMPTIVE HOSPITAL. Five Hundred Acres of Land […]