Patient in Restraint Chair

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Title

Patient in Restraint Chair

Description

From Wellcome Library: " A patient sits in a restraint chair at the West Riding Lunatic Asylum in Wakefield, England in 1869."

Source

Wellcome Library London

Date

1869

Contributor

Ashley Jais

Format

Photograph

Language

English

Type

Photograph

Coverage

In Alias Grace, she is also put in a restraint as shown in the image. The cruel treatment that patients received was unethical.

Files

mental-asylums-chair-straps.jpg

Citation

“Patient in Restraint Chair,” Enlightenmens, accessed August 8, 2022, http://enlightenmens.lmc.gatech.edu/items/show/961.

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