Historical Building Recognized

By WTAJ News

Published 05/03 2014 06:58PM

Updated 05/03 2014 07:00PM

CRESSON, CAMBRIA COUNTY - A piece of history in Cambria County received some special attention Saturday.

A dedication ceremony was held to place an official Pennsylvania Historical Marker at the Cresson Tuberculosis Sanatorium. The "Cresson San" was one of the state's three Sanatorium's during Pennsylvania's Anti-Tuberculosis Campaign in the early 1900s. Nearly 40,000 men, women and children were treated at the facility when it was operational.

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