Dayroom scene of patients at the State Hospital for the Negro Insane at Taft, Oklahoma

Title:
Dayroom scene of patients at the State Hospital for the Negro Insane at Taft, Oklahoma
Description:
This photo accompanied Part 7 (2 October 1946) of Gorman's report on Oklahoma state psychiatric hospitals. The caption on the back of the photograph reads: "A dreary dayroom scene in the State Hospital for the Negro Insane at Taft. Mentally ill children, mental defectives, epileptics, and seniles mix with one another in violation of all state and national psychiatric standards.". 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. [Dayroom scene of patients at the State Hospital for the Negro Insane at Taft, Oklahoma]. Daily Oklahoman, (27 July 1946). Photographic Print. 1 Image.. Daily Oklahoman. UI (NLM). TGBBHF. TGBBHF
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:
TGBBHP
NLM ID:
101743403X115
Genre:
Photographic prints
Language:
English
Format:
Still Image