Asylum for the Insane at Brattleboro, Vt.

BrattleboroAsylum1845.jpg

Title

Asylum for the Insane at Brattleboro, Vt.

Description

Photograph shows the main building at the Vermont Asylum for the Insane in Brattleboro, Vermont. In the foreground is a woman in a bonnet and several men in hats. A large lawn separates the people from the building. A gazebo can be seen on the lawn. Plate is signed "T.M. Easterly Daguerrean."

Date

ca. 1847

Subject

Brattleboro (Vt.)--Photographs
Brattleboro Retreat--Photographs
Vermont Asylum for the Insane--Photographs

Creator

Easterly, Thomas M. (Thomas Martin), 1809-1882

Source

Thomas M. Easterly Daguerreotypes (FG-2)

Rights

This image is presented for research and educational purposes only

Identifier

VHS-2664 (copy negative)

Original Format

Daguerreotype

Repository

Vermont Historical Society Library

Citation

Easterly, Thomas M. (Thomas Martin), 1809-1882, “Asylum for the Insane at Brattleboro, Vt.,” Digital Vermont: A Project of the Vermont Historical Society, accessed December 15, 2018, http://digitalvermont.org/items/show/1096.