Defectives, Insane: United States. Massachusetts. Waverly. Mclean Hospital: Mclean Hospital. East House
© President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
3.2002.3031
People
Unidentified Artist
Title
Defectives, Insane: United States. Massachusetts. Waverly. McLean Hospital: McLean Hospital. East House
Other Titles
Series/Book Title: Social Museum Collection
Classification
Photographs
Work Type
display board
Date
c. 1903
Places
Creation Place: North America, United States, Massachusetts, Waverly
Culture
American
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Gelatin silver prints mounted to board, black ink
Technique
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions
mount: 71.1 x 55.7 cm (28 x 21 15/16 in.)
Aquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Transfer from the Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts, Social Museum Collection
Accession Year
2011
Object Number
3.2002.3031
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
Publication History

Deborah Martin Kao and Michelle Lamuniere, Instituting Reform, The Social Museum of Harvard University 1903-1931, Harvard Art Museums and Yale University Press (Cambridge, MA and New Haven, CT, 2012), p. 139, fig. 3.35

Exhibition History

Classified Documents: The Social Museum of Harvard University, 1903-1931, Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Cambridge, 01/20/2007 - 06/10/2007

Subjects and Contexts

The Social Museum Collection

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Verification Level

3 - Good. Object is well described and information is vetted