01 January 30, 2017

We Need Your Help!

2018-03-02T20:57:06+00:0001, 30, 17|Uncategorized|0 Comments

After four years of being open only three afternoons a week, beginning in March we will be open five days a week. This will help us accommodate more visitors and meet the demand for service [...]

11 November 1, 2016

New Speaker Series at the Museum

2018-03-02T20:57:07+00:0011, 01, 16|Announcements, Events, History, Museum, Oregon's Mental Health History, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Beginning on Sunday, November 13, the Museum will start hosting a monthly Speaker Series to highlight topics ranging from the Hospital's history to emerging mental health research. These offerings will be a the Museum from [...]

12 December 13, 2013

Cupid Repaired, 1963

2013-12-09T16:06:54+00:0012, 13, 13|Artifacts, Buildings, History, News from the Past, People, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Fifty years ago today, this news story appeared in the Oregon Statesman newspaper: After being knocked over twice by vandals, this statue-fountain of cupid was replaced on the Oregon State Hospital grounds Thursday by Donald [...]

07 July 30, 2013

Clothing Allowance Policy, 1970

2013-07-15T09:02:05+00:0007, 30, 13|History, Primary Sources, Uncategorized|0 Comments

The following is a transcription of the Oregon State Hospital Clothing Allowance Policy as updated Feburary 1, 1970. OREGON STATE HOSPITAL CLOTHING ALLOWANCE POLICY February 1, 1970 Three to six complete sets of washable clothing.  [...]

07 July 15, 2013

Admissions Procedure, 1969

2018-03-02T20:57:11+00:0007, 15, 13|History, Primary Sources, Uncategorized|0 Comments

The following is a transcript of the "Admissions Procedures" as found in the Aide Nursing Procedures Handbook updated September, 1969. Admission Procedure Purpose: To acquire needed information and record it correctly; to make the patient [...]