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  • Collection: Kern County Library--Stony Brook Retreat Tuberculosis Sanitorium Collection

Stony Brook Retreat, developer's vision

This hand-colored picture of Stony Brook, scanned from a framed picture, shows the main hospital building with lawns and curbs, and a perfectly rectangular swimming pool, in contrast to their appearance in 1928.

Stony Brook Retreat, with mountains and road

Shows several buildings of the Stony Brook Retreat. Access road is visible at right.

back view of verandas, Stony Brook

Shows building at Stony Brook, with awnings and veranda extending its entire length.

Stony Brook main building, seen through trees

Shows main hospital building of Stony Brook Retreat, as seen just beyond the tree line.

Road at Keene, another view

Shows road near Stony Brook Retreat from another vantage point.

Cottage of resident physician, behind pine tree

Shows the cottage of Stony Brook's resident physician, located beside the railroad.

Panorama, Stony Brook Retreat, July 1928

Shows Stony Brook Retreat in its setting between the mountains and the railroad.

Panorama, Stony Brook Retreat, August 1928

Shows several buildings of the Stony Brook complex, along with its mountain setting.

Pond near Stony Brook

Shows a natural pond near the Stony Brook Retreat

car on road to Stony Brook, closeup

Shows car on road near Stony Brook Retreat.