Cell in Jerome, AZ, an old ghost town. There was a landslide and the jail slid down the mountain and the walls cracked around it, but you can still see inside.
Picture of doctors in an insane asylum. Very odd. 'They're comming to take me away ah ha...'
Spa Kamper note: real therapy can be like loosening the straps of the restraints.
A children's chair from the lunatic room in a Dutch hospital room in 1938
Cane Hill was an insane asylum in Croydon London in use until 1991
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Patients in various states of misery, at the Ohio Insane Asylum. The photo was taken in 1946. Psychiatric medicine improved in leaps and bounds during the intervening decades.
Artaud spent almost five years of his younger life in sanitariums and asylums and ended up dying in a physiatric ward of intestinal cancer.
Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum--Weston, West Virginia
A suffragist on a hunger strike, being forcibly fed with a nasal tube London, ca. 1911.