Comments for: Bangor’s TB crusade led to open-air school

Posted Nov. 12, 2012, at 8:15 p.m.

Bangor people mobilized to fight tuberculosis a century ago. Hundreds of Bangoreans had died of the disease in the last couple of decades, and many more were ill. Everyone knew a victim. Anyone with a persistent cough or a pale face was under suspicion. The effort to eradicate this dread …

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