Oregon Asylum (Images of America Series)

Oregon Asylum (Images of America Series)

by Diane L. Goeres-Gardner


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780738599885
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing SC
Publication date: 06/17/2013
Series: Images of America Series
Pages: 128
Sales rank: 1,271,901
Product dimensions: 6.34(w) x 9.08(h) x 0.44(d)

About the Author

Diane L. Goeres-Gardner is an award-winning author, historian, and lecturer. She has previously written two major books on Oregon’s criminal justice system and is author of Arcadia’s Images of America: Roseburg. The majority of the images in Oregon Asylum come from a variety of public sources in Oregon. The rest were photographed by Laurie L. Burke.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments 6

Introduction 7

1 A New State Asylum 11

2 The Calbreath Era 29

3 The Golden Years 49

4 Triumphs and Tragedies 81

5 Tunnel Therapy 105

6 Rebuilding the Hospital 121

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