Kentucky’s Forgotten Private Institutions


This is a very brief visual look at some of Kentucky’s long-forgotten private hospitals, institutions, and sanitariums. Many of these institutions changed ownership and names and therefore some of these are the same buildings just with different names and owners.

Note: we will keep this post updated as we continue to find new additions.


(From the Frankfort Roundabout, Frankfort, Kentucky, 27 May 1893)


(The preceding images are from the Kentucky Medical Journal of the Kentucky State Medical Society/Association)


The Maysville Sanitarium. (From The Evening Bulletin, Maysville, Kentucky, 27 May 1892)


Contributed by Shawn Logan | contact@kyhi.org


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