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Life At Asylumia
We have both sexes as inmates, although we live rather upon the Shaker principles. Everything is conducted with great regularity and precision....
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Title: Life At Asylumia
Creator: n/a
Date: November 1855
Format: Article
Publication: The Opal
Publisher: State Lunatic Asylum, Utica, N.Y.
Source: New York State Library
Control no.: 051 O612 1855
Location: vol.5, no.11, p.347
Keywords: Asylums; Disability Culture; Entertainment, Leisure & Recreation; Health & Medicine; Humor; Identity; Insanity; Institutions; Leisure; Media; Moral Treatment; Music; New York; New York State Lunatic Asylum; Psychiatric Disability; Sexuality; Social Welfare & Communities; Women & Gender
Topics: Institutions, Organizations & Corporations; Mass Media, Culture & The Arts; Social Movements & Advocacy