Misery Rules in State Shadowland (series reprint)


Title:
Misery Rules in State Shadowland (series reprint)
Creator:
Gorman, Mike
Date:
[1946]
Description:
In this series of articles from the Daily Oklahoman, Gorman exposed the poor conditions in Oklahoma's mental hospitals. All articles in this series were later reprinted together with their accompanying photographs.. NOTE: Individual images of the original newspaper articles are available for viewing.
Periodical:
Daily Oklahoman
Publisher:
Oklahoma Publishing Company
Location:
Box: 15. Folder: 41
Rights:
Reproduced with permission of the Daily Oklahoman.
Genre:
Articles
Subject:
Health Care Reform and Hospitals, Psychiatric
Format:
Text
Extent:
13 pages
Relation:
Misery Rules in State Shadowland (photograph of newspaper page), 1946
Vinita Patients Lack Modern Care (photograph of newspaper page), 1946
Supply Mental Plant Is Weak in All Phases (photograph of newspaper page), 1946
Crowded Hope Hall Quick to Disillusion Visitors in Hospital (photograph of newspaper page), 1946
Shock Therapy Helps Mental Patients at Norman Hospital (photograph of newspaper page), 1946
Equipment Shortages Doom Many Patients in Norman (photograph of newspaper page), 1946
All Types of Negro Patients Are Mixed at Taft (photograph of newspaper page), 1946
Epileptics Get Food, Shelter, Little Else (photograph of newspaper page), 1946
Mental Hospital at Enid Is Best (photograph of newspaper page), 1946
Public Apathy Is Given Full Blame for Conditions in Mental Hospitals (photograph of newspaper page), 1946
Cafeteria scene of women patients at Central State Hospital in Norman, Oklahoma, 1946
Central kitchen at Western Oklahoma Hospital, 1946
Elderly hospital patients at Eastern Oklahoma Hospital, 1946
Ward for violent female mental patients at Central State Hospital, Norman, Oklahoma, 1946
Dayroom scene of patients at the State Hospital for the Negro Insane at Taft, Oklahoma, 1946
Language:
English
Legacy Source Citation:
Periodical. Gorman, Mike. "Misery Rules in State Shadowland" (series reprint). Daily Oklahoman, ([1946]). Article. 13 Images.. Daily Oklahoman
Legacy ID:
TGBBGW
NLM ID:
101743403X100
Profiles Collection:
The Mike Gorman Papers
Story Section:
From Journalist to Crusader: Exposing the "Snake Pits" in Oklahoma and Beyond, 1946-1953