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Pilgrim State Hospital: an Abandoned Psychiatric Hospital in Brentwood, NY Mental Asylum, Insane Asylum, Vintage Nurse, Vintage Medical, Pilgrim State Hospital, Psychiatric Hospital, Abandoned Asylums, Straight Jacket, Medical History

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Frau in einer Zwangsjacke

Medical Viewpoint - Inmates of institutions had no rights, no dignity, and no privacy. To see where "we" came from, it's not hard to see why things are as bad as they are in today's time. Haunted Asylums, Abandoned Asylums, Insane Asylum Patients, Mental Asylum, Psychiatric Hospital, Mental Health Care, Medical History, Mental Illness, Solar

Disability History Exhibit: Panel Content

Medical Viewpoint - Inmates of institutions had no rights, no dignity, and no privacy

Hmmm, crazy chicken lady or me on most of my bad days. Yep I have a lot of days like this only it's a cat not a chicken. Antique Photos, Vintage Pictures, Vintage Photographs, Old Pictures, Vintage Images, Old Photos, Victorian Photos, Miss Peregrines Home For Peculiar, Creepy Photos

Wild And Tender Girl With Chicken

Just something I bought on Ebay a while back. To give you an update, I'm in the process of moving my belongings into an apartment (old, with hardwood floors and ten-foot ceilings). I should have access to my photos in weeks, if not days, and Art_Nahpro can redeem some of his cards, if he wants.

Mental Institution, East Louisiana State Mental Hospital, 1963 by Richard Avedon Richard Avedon, Mental Asylum, Insane Asylum, Prison, Psychiatric Hospital, Abandoned Asylums, Foto Art, Mental Illness, Louisiana

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Richard Avedon Mental Institution #8, East Louisiana State Mental Hospital, Jackson, Louisiana 1963

A female patient in restraining jacket at the Pilgrim Psychiatric Center State Hospital ~ Brentwood, NY, 1938 Pilgrim State Hospital, Insane Asylum Patients, Mental Asylum, Abandoned Asylums, Abandoned Places, Vintage Nurse, Vintage Medical, Psychiatric Hospital, Medical History

Strangers to Reason: LIFE Inside a Psychiatric Hospital, 1938

Alfred Eisenstaedt's photos from Pilgrim State Hospital in the late 1930s blended clear-eyed reporting with an almost palpable compassion.

prev pinner note: Patient receiving insulin shock therapy treatment in mental hospital, which causes a coma condition in this patient. Location: Worchester, MA, US Date taken: August 1949 Mental Asylum, Insane Asylum, Mental Health Treatment, Mental Health Care, Psychiatric Hospital, Vintage Medical, Medical Science, Medical History, Mental Illness

10 Terrifying Psychotherapy Treatments Of Yesteryear

Check out these ten terrifying treatments actually administered to patients in old sanitariums, then thank the heavens you live in the 21st century. Will FX’s new show, American Horror Story: Asylum, feature some of these horrific techniques? We certainly wouldn’t be surprised. Watch American Horror Story: Asylum. Wednesdays at 10p only on FX. Commit yourself.

For a lot of people, Pennhurst Asylum was Hell on Earth. It was once known as the 'Eastern Pennsylvania State Institution for the Feeble-Minded and Epileptic', and during its time saw patients pass through the doors, many of which were children,. Haunted Asylums, Abandoned Asylums, Spooky Places, Haunted Places, Asylum Book, Insane Asylum Patients, Mental Asylum, Old Hospital, Psychiatric Hospital

Visit PennHurst Asylum, where 10,000 tormented souls still linger

For a lot of people, Pennhurst Asylum was Hell on Earth. It was once known as the 'Eastern Pennsylvania State Institution for the Feeble-Minded and

Female patients in Ohio Insane Asylum. Like a good portion of the population, I suffer from a form of mental illness. I find these photos speak to me in ways some people may just not understand. Insane Asylum Patients, Mental Asylum, Psychiatric Hospital, Abandoned Asylums, Mental Health Problems, Lost Soul, Mental Illness, The Past, Bedlam Asylum

Early 20th Century Mental Asylum,1900 [479 × 500]

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Female patients in Ohio Insane Asylum. Like a good portion of the population, I suffer from a form of mental illness. I find these photos speak to me in ways some people may just not understand. Insane Asylum Patients, Mental Asylum, Psychiatric Hospital, Abandoned Asylums, Mental Health Problems, Lost Soul, Mental Illness, The Past, Bedlam Asylum

Early 20th Century Mental Asylum,1900 [479 × 500]

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Before Huey Long's reforms, patients at the Central Hospital for the Insane were locked in chairs during their 'recreation' time. Old Hospital, Abandoned Hospital, Insane Asylum Patients, Huey Long, Mental Asylum, Medical Pictures, Psychiatric Hospital, Vintage Medical, Mental Health Problems

Healthcare

Huey Long improved healthcare in Louisiana by expanding the Charity Hospital System, creating the Louisiana State University Medical School, reforming institutions to care for the disabled and mentally challenged, and providing free health clinics and immunizations statewide.

This woman has been prepared to receive electroconvulsive therapy— an effective treatment for depression. This patient has been given a short-acting medication that induces unconsciousness, and. Mental Asylum, Insane Asylum, Electro Shock, Dealing With Depression, Vintage Medical, Depression Treatment, Medical History, Health Advice, Mental Illness

are you mental? (yes, i am)

This woman has been prepared to receive electroconvulsive therapy— an effective treatment for depression. This patient has been given a short-acting medication that induces unconsciousness, and...