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Reasons For Admission To West Virginia‚Äôs Hospital for the Insane 1889


This list contains some bizarre, even quaint, reasons to be locked up in the insane asylum over 100 years ago. Examples include : ‘The War’, ‘Bad Company’, and ‘Hard Study’. Donald Trump would be in serious trouble, as ‘Hysteria’, ‘Greediness’, and ‘Women Trouble’ were legitimate reasons for being committed.

See the entire list HERE,

and a another similar list HERE.



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