Restraints, one of the ways a mental patient was "treated" for their illness during the time of mental institutions.
Liquid starch is used to adhere fabric to apartment-grade cabinets. (These are…
part of an abandoned insane asylum where the patients would receive their ice water baths.
Stairway to heaven - Hawaii
Child mannequins. The bodies are stamped "4 ans" and "P. Imans Paris". French - circa 1890.
Jason Barnum, pictured, was charged with shooting a police officer.
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Launched in July 1940, this headdress could be plugged in and switched on to heat the face and head, the aim being to stimulate circulation, leaving skin looking fresh
Old Equipment used for Electric shock treatment at DANVERS STATE HOSPITAL 1922
Studio Bertjan Pot