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West Virginia Hospital for the Insane


Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Lorilla Frances Bullard Tower, Doctor, Papers

Collection Number: A&M 4568
Scope and Contents Dr. Lorilla Frances Bullard Tower’s collection includes photographs of the West Virginia Hospital for the Insane, circa 1900, and correspondence regarding her hiring and retention. The collection also includes documents regarding the treatment of the mentally ill at the time. The photographs, in boxes 1 and 2, are of the interior and exterior of the building and grounds as well as staff and patients, some individual and some groups. Interior photographs show staff living areas...
Dates: 1894-1904 and undated