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The first insane hospital in the United States was in this house
TitleThe first insane hospital in the United States was in this house
Full Size Imagehttp://dlib.cwmars.org/cdm4/images/full_size/uxbridge/15.jpg
SubjectHistoric buildings - Massachusetts - Uxbridge (Mass.) Mental Illness - Massachusetts - Uxbridge (Mass.)
DescriptionFederal style home built in 1731 by the Willard family. Dr Willard owned and operated an insane hospital here and also trained future doctors. Located on the east side of the common. Decorated for Old Home Week 1908. No longer standing.
PublisherC/WMARS http://www.cwmars.org/
Datecirca 1908
TypeImage
FormatImage/jpg
IdentifierUXBP015
Source6 by 8 inch sepia toned mounted photograph
Languageen-US
RelationPart of the special collections of the Uxbridge Free Public Library Archives
Coverage42° 4′ 38″ N, 71° 37′ 48″ W
RightsPermission to use images must be obtained in writing to the Uxbridge Free Public Library Archives at byoungsma@cwmars.org
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