WAVERLY HILLS SANATORIUM, Louisville, KY. The "Body Chute" was used to remove dead bodies in secret.
Las tumbas de una mujer católica y su marido protestante, en Holanda, 1888.
El hombre más alto del mundo.
Robert Wadlow (Feb. 22nd, 1918-July 15th, 1940). Robert Pershing Wadlow was known as The World's Tallest Man. At the time of his death, he stood an impressive 8'11" and wore a size 37AA shoe. Those who knew him say Robert was a friendly, bright, and warm person who charmed everyone he met. Unfortunately, he developed an infection from the leg braces he had to wear and died at the young age of 22.
La crueldad . . . pero era estatus, glamoury belleza
Horrifying asylum kitchen mix-up left dozens dead Sent downstairs to fetch a pan of powdered milk, a kitchen assistant at the Oregon State Hospital dipped his scoop into the wrong bin — and brought back six pounds of roach poison. It was mixed into the eggs and fed to 467 people. | Offbeat Oregon History | #ORhistory
Haunted Death Tunnel, Waverly Hills Sanatorium-------- I will be here one month from now! Investigation I'm looking forward to!
Abandoned patient ward on the old campus of the Colorado Insane Asylum in Pueblo, built in 1870s using the Kirkbride asylum model
The Married Woman Who Kept Her Lover in the Attic | Atlas Obscura
Jack Delano's 1940 photo of Pittsburgh has a cinematic feel to it, as the lady on the staircase descends into a dark and cold and spectacular kind of hell. Description from holeintheclouds.net. I searched for this on bing.com/images