Stacks of patient record cards; names in the graveyard. All ‘Not Improved’.
Colorado, the most miningest state in the union, seems to be pictured in this lunchroom mural.
An unmarred chart, printed with the facility name and ready to be sent out to command.
One of the most beautiful exterior features of the hospital are these turret vents, highly stylized and beautiful to behold.
In case you were wondering what a day in the life of a patient was like in the later years…
Sadly, this picture is dated from the fact there’s a single piece of glass unbroken. Since this was taken, the entrance to the church has been vandalized even more.
Employee lockers near the stage, Service Building.
The roof came down on the locker room in the basement of the poor house. This may be for employees, or perhaps there are showers around the corner–the building was too unstable to go further.
Part of the Laundry Building with an ugly archway between rooms. Note that even this building had a nurse’s station with shatterproof windows. Laundry was done by supervised patients as part of their Occupational Therapy and the staff took no chances.