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

Airplane at Kern County Airport--"City of Bakersfield"

An airplane painted with the name "City of Bakersfield" sits at the Kern County Airport in Bakersfield, one of many encountered by Dr. Strongin while he was taking flying lessons.

Automobile on road to Stony Brook

Automobile and road, near Stony Brook Retreat.

back view of verandas, Stony Brook

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

Brook and hill at back of cottage

A cottage, possibly used by recuperating patients or staff, is seen near a bridge at the base of the mountain.

Cabins near Stony Brook

Shows cabins near Stony Brook in winter

car on road to Stony Brook, closeup

Shows car on road near Stony Brook Retreat.

Children of Stony Brook, beside fence

Mary Jane, Rose, Hydeka and other young patients of the Stony Brook Children's Hospital pose beside a fence.

Children of Stony Brook, sitting on automobile running board

Eight little girls, five of them sitting on the running board. Hydeka is holding a greeting card.

Children of Stony Brook, standing in front of pole

Mabel [back row, 2nd from left] and Hydeka [far right, front row] are recognizable in this group of 10 girls, standing in front of a pole and wearing coats.

Children of Stony Brook, with automobile

Mary Jane, Rose, Hydeka, and other young patients of Stony Brook's children's hospital pose behind an automobile.