by patricia.deegan on Thursday, October 13, 2011 - 9:45am

In this final part of Out of the Shadows, we will see Mary's rehabilitation which includes industrial arts and plenty of sunshine and exercise.

by patricia.deegan on Friday, September 30, 2011 - 2:07pm

In part 2 of this remarkable silent film (circa 1920's) made by the superintendent of Utica State Hospital in New York, we see Mary's progress through the receiving ward as she undergoes a battery

by patricia.deegan on Thursday, September 22, 2011 - 7:26am

This is the first in a 3-part series on a remarkable silent film titled, "Out of the Shadows".

by patricia.deegan on Tuesday, August 30, 2011 - 2:58pm

    During my study of consumer/survivor/ex-patient history I took these photographs at

by patricia.deegan on Sunday, August 21, 2011 - 1:11pm

There are small museums, all over the world, detailing the history of asylums.

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