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Collection Margaret Janvier Hort Collection of Trudeau Sanatorium Photographs [graphic
Catalog Number 1972.082.0001-0285
Call Number P024320-P024606
Object Name Photograph Collection
Creator Hort, Margaret Janvier, 1899-1980
Date between 1925 and 1926
Year Range from 1925
Year Range to 1926
Extent of Description 278 photographs : gelatin silver prints ; mounted on 63 sheets, 17 x 24 cm
Scope & Content Photographs of the Trudeau Sanatorium and surrounding area depicting sanatorium facilities, including exteriors and interiors of buildings, especially cottages, as well as grounds. Contains portraits of doctors, nurses, patients, visitors and other staff members. Many portraits taken in Halloween or Saint Patrick's Day costumes. Also shows Saranac Lake and the Saranac River as well as nearby roads, scenery, snow and winter sports. There are images from trips to Lake Placid and Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Of note is a photograph of Calvin Coolidge at the Saranac Lake Presbyterian Church.
Subjects Photographs
Lakes & ponds
Group portraits
Admin/Biographical History Margaret Janvier Hort was a patient at the Trudeau Sanatorium in Saranac Lake, NY and then became its medical librarian.
System of arrangement Photographs on album pages are in P-number order. Pages follow original order of album.
Copyrights Fair use copy permitted for research, study, or investigational purposes citing the Adirondack Museum. Any other use requires written permission.

Cite as: Margaret Janvier Hort Collection of Trudeau Sanatorium Photographs, Adirondack Museum, Blue Mountain Lake, NY
Notes Collection title devised by cataloger based on photographer's name and collection subject material.

Album pages disassembled from photograph album after being accessioned.

Many photographs are captioned and dated by Hort.

Part of: Living with Wilderness: Enhancing Access to the AM Historic Photograph Collection (Council on Library and Information Resources Grant, 2015-2017)
People Trudeau Sanatorium (Saranac Lake, N.Y.)
Hort, Margaret Janvier
Heise, Fred H. (Fred Henry), 1883-
Trudeau, Francis B.
Jewtraw, Charles
Thunberg, Clas
Kelly, Ell
Goldston, Natalie
Thorn, Elsie
Klein, Milton
Brown, Lawrason, 1871-1937
Coolidge, Calvin
Reid, Elizabeth Mills
Baldwin, Edward R. (Edward Robinson), 1864-1947
Ives, Mary Caroline