Belchertown State School

Belchertown, Massachusetts

Founded in 1922, the Belchertown State School for the Feeble-Minded was closed in 1992 after years of lawsuits and knowledge of its inhumane procedures and poor treatment of patients.

043

048

029

051

052

033

034

030

021

018

025

027

028

050

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s