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Lithograph - Beechworth Asylum, Framed, circa 1870 Image Reg. No: SH 923131

Lithograph with wooden frame depicting the exterior buildings of Beechworth Asylum, a mental health hospital in Victoria, Australia, circa 1870
Lithograph, framed in varnished wooden frame. The lithograph shows the exterior buildings of Beechworth Asylum; gardens are just beginning to grow. Several sightseers are shown in the foreground; a horse and cart is drawn up at the main entrance; other people are seen in the grounds.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mayday Hills Hospital, 1992
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 35.50 cm (Height), 23.00 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: mental health, mental health institutions, prints, psychiatric hospitals, making history - psych services
Themes this item is part of: Psychiatric Services Collection, Medicine in Society Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection
Primary Classification: MEDICINE & HEALTH
Secondary Classification: Mental Health - Occupational Therapy
Tertiary Classification: products
Inscriptions: Inscribed bottom left-hand corner, "A.G.".
Format: Lithograph: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Beechworth Mental Hospital (Beechworth Asylum), Beechworth, Victoria, Australia, circa 1870

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