TALA’s museum includes information about the treatments, such as they were, used on patients. Many seem designed more with an eye to restraining the inmates than curing them. You can […]
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You can find part one of my posts here. On to the doctor’s quarters! Next time, we’ll talk about the various treatments patients underwent.
I figured you might be interested in the research trip I took to the Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum (TALA) in Weston, WV. First, a few facts. TALA was built in 1864 […]
Last week, I was driving back from my research trip to the Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum in Weston, WV (and yes, I will be blogging about it later this week!), and […]