Experiences

Visiting Waverly Hills Sanatorium: The Hospital for Treating 20th Century’s White Plague Patients

Waverly Hills Sanatorium in Louisville, Kentucky, is one of the oldest psychiatric hospitals in the world. During the early 1900s there was a wave of sickness sweeping many parts of the world. Many people were suffering and doctors and hospitals were doing their best to keep up. It was dubbed The White Plague or consumption,…

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