Ward for violent female mental patients at Central State Hospital, Norman, Oklahoma


Title:
Ward for violent female mental patients at Central State Hospital, Norman, Oklahoma
Creator:
Tapscott, George
Date:
20 July 1946
Description:
This photo accompanied Part 4 (29 September 1946) of Gorman's report on Oklahoma state psychiatric hospitals. The caption on the back of the photograph reads: "A typical scene in one of the wards for violent female patients at Norman's Central State hospital. Patients are kept in seclusion cells for long periods, violating all modern psychiatric standards."
Periodical:
Daily Oklahoman
Publisher:
Oklahoma Publishing Company
Rights:
Reproduced with permission of the Daily Oklahoman.
Genre:
Photographic prints
Subject:
Health Care Reform and Hospitals, Psychiatric
Format:
Still Image
Extent:
1 pages
Relation:
Misery Rules in State Shadowland (series reprint), 1946
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
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
Dayroom scene of patients at the State Hospital for the Negro Insane at Taft, Oklahoma, 1946
Language:
English
Legacy Source Citation:
Periodical. Tapscott, George. [Ward for violent female mental patients at Central State Hospital, Norman, Oklahoma]. Daily Oklahoman, (20 July 1946). Photographic Print. 1 Image.. Daily Oklahoman. UI (NLM). TGBBHB. TGBBHB
Legacy ID:
TGBBHN
NLM ID:
101743403X114
Profiles Collection:
The Mike Gorman Papers
Story Section:
From Journalist to Crusader: Exposing the "Snake Pits" in Oklahoma and Beyond, 1946-1953