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31 Haunting Photos From Old Mental Asylums

Reasons for admission to lunatic asylum, 1864-1889.... OH HELL YES we have to do something with this...maybe like "hello my name is" type tags and have people pick their reason for admission (I am joking, not at an historic event). Interesting read though.

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31 Haunting Photos From Old Mental Asylums

Hydrotherapy first used in the early 1900s, Immersion in a tub of water to make a patient relax when agitated or relieve some ailment. This lasted a few hours to overnight. 1936

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Vintage Photos From Mental Asylums Prove How Terrible Those Places Truly Were

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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

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