Elderly hospital patients at Eastern Oklahoma Hospital

Title:
Elderly hospital patients at Eastern Oklahoma Hospital
Description:
This photo accompanied Part 2 (24 September 1946) of Gorman's report on Oklahoma state psychiatric hospitals. The caption on the back of the photo reads: "Hospital patients cooped up--Elderly mental patients in one of the senile wards at Eastern Oklahoma Hospital. There are more than 250 old patients at Eastern and, due to the shortage of attendants, they are cooped up inside the wards day in and day out. Note, also, the proximity of the beds.". NOTE: The original photograph was retouched to obscure the faces of the people in the photograph.
Extent:
1 pages
Date Issued:
27 July 1946
Creator:
Tapscott, George (George Tapscott)
Source:
Periodical. Tapscott, George. [Elderly hospital patients at Eastern Oklahoma Hospital]. Daily Oklahoman, (27 July 1946). Photographic Print. 1 Image.. Daily Oklahoman. UI (NLM). TGBBGY. TGBBGY
Periodical:
Daily Oklahoman
Publisher:
Oklahoma Publishing Company
Right Type:
Permission Granted - No Conditions
Right Statement:
Reproduced with permission of the Daily Oklahoman.
Subject:
Hospitals, Psychiatric and Health Care Reform
Profiles in Science ID:
TGBBHM
NLM ID:
101743403X113
Genre:
Photographic prints
Language:
English
Format:
Still Image