old insane asylumsPatients in various states of misery, at the Ohio Insane Asylum. The photo was taken in 1946. Psychiatric medicine improved in leaps and bounds during the intervening decades. These old insane asylums sure look depressing.
Shot in an abandoned psychiatric hospital in the Netherlands. A door to one of the patient's room is pretty badly scratched by someone...or something... :) Maik Keizer
She was kept. She was treated for her mental illness or insanity. Stuck in the asylum.