Introduction of Saranac-Lake
Village in NE New York State, in the AdirondackMts, 36 mi S of Malone. A popular summer and winterresort today, Saranac Lake was known in the 19thcentury as a health resort for the tubercular. EdwardTrudeau founded his famous outdoor sanitorium and research laboratory here in 1884. It closed in 1954,although research continues here.Valley and a mountain pass on NE Ahu Island , in theW Aleutian Island s, Alaska. It was the scene ofheavy combat between U.S. and Japanese forces inMay 1942 during World War II.