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Female Wing and Administration Building, Danvers State Hospital

Female Wing and Administration Building, Danvers State Hospital P.O. Hathorne Massachusetts
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Stock #: 16392
Type: Postcard
Era: White Border
City: P.O. Hathorne
State: Massachusetts (MA)
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)

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A State Hospital for the care and treatment of the mentally sick. Construction begun May 1, 1874. Opened for the reception of patients May 13, 1878. Now cares for more than 1500 patients. The hospital may be visited on any day though friends and relatives desiring to consult physicians regarding patients are requested to call on Tuesdays, Saturdays, and the first Sunday of the month. The hospital is located on the Newburyport turnpike at Hathorne, Mass., and may readily be reached by automobile; by the B. & M. R. R.; by electrics from Salem to Hathorne, Middleton and Lawrence. Visitors are welcome