Authentic STRAIGHT JACKET for the Criminally Insane, Vintage c. 1960'S
Authentic Straitjacket for the criminally insane, circa 1960
Asylum patients, what a violation of their privacy to have this photo taken.
Haunting Photos Taken Inside Mental Asylums Of Decades Past
shadow-of-bars.jpg A patient stands in a straightjacket inside Ohio's Cleveland State Mental Hospital in
Pilgrim State Hospital, Brentwood, NY - Pre-frontal lobotomies were performed at Pilgrim starting in and by 1959 as many as to lobotomies were performed here; most procedures were done in the central medical building