Walls reduced to a pulp in a hallway of the nurses' residence. The most notable resident of North Brother Island was "Typhoid Mary" Mallon, identified as the first asymptomatic carrier of typhoid fever in
A 30-Photo Tour of the Abandoned North Brother Island
North Brother Island: The Last Unknown Place in NYC, by Photographer Christopher Payne. In North Brother Island: The Last Unknown Place in NYC, photographer Christopher Payne documents the abandoned island off the Bronx over the course of one year.
Gymnasium, School and Services Building: When Riverside Hospital was repurposed from a quarantine hospital to a drug rehab, a school was hastily constructed out of the old Services Building. North Brother Island, New York.