Mountain Sanitarium

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  • Mountain Saniatrium

    Adams, S.A. (Feb 4, 1940). Runs unique farm school, sanitarium”  Asheville Citizen Times no page number , found in clippings file at Pack Library in Asheville, NC

     Blackwell, C. (June 22, 1969)  “A place of service to mountain people”  Asheville Citizen Times. No date, found in the clippings file of Pack Library, Asheville, NC

     Brownsburger, J.F. ( n.d. ).  The story of Fletcher School and Sanitarium in

    White, W.C. Sketches of the United Work of Small Schools and Sanitariums  pp 22-27

     “Eat at the Good Health Place”  (1921)  Advertisement in the Asheville City Directory, 1921.

     Fain, J.T. (June 25, 1977) “County has two other hospitals”  The Times of Hendersonville pg 1

     Fain, J.T. (1980)  A partial history of Henderson County”  Arno Press, NY324-328

     Clayburn, J. (1985) Mountain memories: The story of Mountain Sanitarium and Hospital School of Nursing Collegedale Press, Collegedale TN

     Leggett, H.V.  (n.d.) “Mountain Sanitarium”  p10-11

     Shaw, L.W. (February 1, 1959)  Mt. Sanitarium is noted health resort.  Asheville Citizen Times no page number- found in clippings file in Pack Library, Asheville, NC.

     The Seventh Day Adventist website  (general info about SDA

     Undated pamphlet, no author “The Mountain Sanitarium and Hospital” in the Appalachian State University archives.

     White, E.  G. (1905)  The ministry of healing.  Found online at

    Photographs of nurses and student nurses at Mountain Sanitarium (page 5 in Clayburn).

    Photograph and tribute to nurse Leila Patterson, fist graduate of Mountain Saniatrium School of Nursing.  (Page 11 in Clayburn)