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Friern Hospital, London: an old man, emaciated, viewed from the side. Photograph, 1890/1910.
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Culture
English
Title
Friern Hospital, London: an old man, emaciated, viewed from the side. Photograph, 1890/1910.
Work Type
Gelatin silver prints.
Material
photoprint, silver gelatin ;
Measurements
sheet 14 x 9.5 cm
Description
1 photograph :
Friern Hospital, previously known as Colney Hatch Asylum, a psychiatric hospital, opened in Barnet, North London in July 1851. Initially it held 1,250 patients, but by the time it was renamed as Friern Hospital in 1937, it had been enlarged and held 2,700. The hospital closed c. 1995
ID Number
Source
Image and original data from Wellcome Collection
License
Use of this image is in accordance with the applicable Terms & Conditions
File Properties
File Name
V0029616.jpg
SSID
24863275

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