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This photograph shows three buildings at the Topeka State Hospital in Topeka, Kansas. The Topeka State Hospital (earlier called the Topeka Insane Asylum), a state funded institution for the care and treatment of the mentally ill in Topeka, Kansas, was in operation on this site from 1879 to 1997. It was located at 2700 W 6th St.

The first buildings in both Topeka and Osawatomie were designed by John G. Haskell, one of the architects of the Kansas State Capitol.

Creator: Evanhoe, Clara May
Date: Between 1957 and 1960

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Item Number: 225702
Call Number: FK2.7 HoT. *46
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 225702

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