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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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Images of the abandoned Jefferson Davis Hospital, built above a confederate cemetary, which is said to be haunted.

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