CSH: Memories

A visual look into the history of Central State Hospital. This album contains letters, photographs and mementos. 

 

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1880 Letterhead from the Asylum.

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A colorized version of the 1884 photograph of the asylum. Courtesy of our webmaster, Shawn.

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Architectural drawing of what would later be named the Pusey Bldg. C. 1896.

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1925 letter from Asst. Superintendent C.B. Dunn to Dr. Edward Davenport of Eastern State Hospital.

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Letter to Central State superintendent Dr. J. Ernest Fox, from the superintendent of Eastern State concerning an incoming transfer patient.

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Another colorized photo of Central State courtesy of our Webmaster Shawn, The Administration building c. 1953.

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Memorial brick from the old administration building. Celebrating Central States 125th anniversary in 1998.

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Comparison photo of the front lawn from 1913 and 2016. 

 

 

 

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