ESH: Image Gallery

A Photographic Journey into Eastern State Hospital’s Past


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Plaques at Eastern State Hospital. (From the Louis Edward Nollau Nitrate Photographic Print Collection, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky)


(Images from this gallery and its sub-menus are from the Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives, the University of Kentucky, the Courier-Journal, Louisville, Kentucky, and the Lexington Herald, Lexington, Kentucky unless otherwise specified.)


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Contributed by Phil Tkacz | contact@kyhi.org


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