Type of Work: Science and Research

Working in a lab in Glens Falls

Working in a lab in Glens Falls

Two men working in a lab. Glens Falls, NY. April 1975. Carl Atiyeh Photograph Collection, Prints Box 3 #0005, The Folklife Center at Crandall Public Library, Glens Falls, NY. Carl Atiyeh (1911-1997) grew up in Glens Falls, NY. He was the son of Nicholas and Zehia Atiyeh.  He graduated from Glens Falls High School and the New […]

The Berkeley House for tuberculosis patients in Saranac Lake

The Berkeley House for tuberculosis patients in Saranac Lake

Berkeley House, the center building, was built in 1875 as a hotel for tuberculosis patients who came to Saranac Lake for treatment. It burned in 1981. A small brass band is playing in the middle of Main Street in front of the Berkeley. At far right is the C. J. Carey Company in the Coulter Block; to its left is Leonard’s. […]

Dr. Edward R. Baldwin at the Trudeau Sanatorium in Saranac Lake

Dr. Edward R. Baldwin at the Trudeau Sanatorium in Saranac Lake

Edward R. Baldwin, a friend and colleague of Edward L. Trudeau. He worked at the Saranac Laboratory and the Trudeau Sanatorium. Circa 1930s. Saranac Lake, NY. Courtesy of Historic Saranac Lake. From the late 1800s to the 1950s, Saranac Lake hosted thousands of tuberculosis patients. Walter “Bud” Duffy was a teenager in the 1940s, and […]

Lab technicians in the Saranac Laboratory

Lab technicians in the Saranac Laboratory

sciLab technicians Tony Delahant (right) and Robert Liddy at the Saranac Laboratory. Circa 1940s. Saranac Lake, NY. Donated by Kay and Marvin Best. Courtesy of Historic Saranac Lake.