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.
Cane Hill was an insane asylum in Croydon London in use until 1991
Frightening look at old insane asylums. Poster showing acceptable reasons for admission.
Genealogy: Beyond the BMD: It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World! #genealogy #familyhistory
"Scratched" 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... #asylum
Picture of doctors in an insane asylum. Very odd. 'They're comming to take me away ah ha...'