Edwardians

One of these things is not like the other: Those whacky Victorians/Edwardians sure knew how to have a good time.

Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum--Weston, West Virginia

Tour Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum, a haunted National Landmark

1909-11

Fripperies and Fobs Evening dress, From the Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens

Lily Elsie, a stage actress and one of the most photographed women of the Edwardian period

Lily Elsie was a popular English actress and singer during the Edwardian era, best known for her Pretty hair jewelry and necklace. Looks a lot like Rachel Weisz

Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum, Weston, West Virginia | The 14 Absolute Creepiest Places To Visit In The United States

Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum, Weston, West Virginia

The 14 Absolute Creepiest Places To Visit In The United States - Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum, Weston, West Virginia:

The Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum was constructed in 1858. From a tour pamphlet, a sample of reasons for people's admission to the asylum.

An amazing list of actual reasons for admission into the Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum from the late Crazzzzy! I would ve admitted for at leqst ine reason:laziness

CAN'T STOP MAKING THINGS: What Crows Hath Wrought - tutorial for frames - crow on book pages tutorial in "paper crafts"

old rusty frames, a piece of barbed wire for the hanger, grunged book pages and crow cutouts.so prim - I am not a big fan of crows but I do like this

Within 15 years of its 1864 opening, Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum was home to 717 patients. The institution’s patients included alcoholics, drug addicts and “mental defectives,” and it was often ridiculed for its poor sanitation and living conditions.

Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum Location: Weston, W.History: Within 15 years of its 1864 opening, Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum was home t.

The Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum, constructed between 1858 and 1881, is the largest hand-cut stone masonry building in North America, and is purportedly the second largest in the world, next to the Kremlin. It was designed by the renowned architect Richard Andrews following the Kirkbride plan, which called for long rambling wings arranged in a staggered formation, assuring that each of the connecting structures received an abundance of therapeutic sunlight and fresh air. The original…

History and photos of the abandoned Weston State Hospital, in Weston, WV. Also known as Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum, West Virginia Hospital for the Insane

Embellished Chiffon and Tulle Lace Evening Dress, 1906 via FAMSF

Embellished Chiffon and Tulle Lace Evening Dress, 1906

Bell in Hand Tavern, Boston

Bell in Hand Tavern, Boston (the oldest tavern in the US)

Bell in Hand Tavern – Boston – Founded 1795

The 10 Oldest Bars in America: a Virtual Historic Pub Crawl

Bell in Hand Tavern – Boston – Founded 1795 is the oldest bar in the US

Bell in Hand Tavern, also reported to be the oldest tavern in America.

A unique building in downtown Boston.

Cut Lace Dress, ca. 1905 via The Nordic Museum

Cut Lace Dress, ca. 1905 via The Nordic Museum

Photo taken at Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum by Kerrie L. on 4/20/2013

Photo taken at Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum by Kerrie L.

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