America’s Asylums in Photographs

5 09 2011

OSH Cremains Canister from Payne's book

NPR featured a story on photographer Christopher Payne’s book titled Asylum: Inside The Closed World Of State Mental Hospitals.  Read the article here.  You can see more of Payne’s photographs of Asylums across the country including the Harlem Valley State Hospital, Willard State Hospital, Bolivar State Hospital, Spring Grove State Hospital and more at his website here.

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