Item No: pdcc00837
Title: Friends Asylum for the Insane. Philadelphia.
Historic Street Address:
4641 Roosevelt Boulevard
Print and Picture Collection
Depicts an exterior view of the Friends Insane Asylum, showing adults and children enjoying the pastoral setting of the grounds. Built in 1813, the Quaker institution was the first private psychiatric hospital in the nation. In 1914 it was renamed Friends Hospital.
A917.481 P536 v.9
Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler