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A Healing Place: Michigan State Sanatorium, Howell State Hospital, Hillcrest Center, Howell, Michigan

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A Healing Place: Michigan State Sanatorium, Howell State Hospital, Hillcrest Center, Howell, Michigan

Description

Michigan State Sanatorium, Howell State Hospital, Hillcrest Center, Howell, Michigan. In 1890, the Michigan State Board of Health petitioned the state Legislature for money to create and support a Michigan State Sanatorium to care for patients suffering from tuberculosis.

In 1905, the State legislators approved $20,000 for land acquisition and one year of operating expenses.(HCDL-bd-Healing-Place-Howell-Sanatorium_m.mp4)

Subject

Sanatoriums
Hospitals

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video/mp4

Contributor

  • Howell Area Archives
  • Susan Reifert, NSDAR
  • Don Reifert, NSSAR
  • Jerilee Cook
  • Jon King
  • Howell Area Historical Society

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“A Healing Place: Michigan State Sanatorium, Howell State Hospital, Hillcrest Center, Howell, Michigan,” Howell Area Archives Digital Archive, accessed November 30, 2022, https://archives.howelllibrary.org/items/show/10130.
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