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Welcome to the online exhibition of the Missouri State Archives' Quest for a Cure: Care and Treatment in Missouri's First State Mental Hospital.

As you peruse the exhibit, please note that you may view a detailed enlargment of any images by simply clicking it. Some images are quite large and may require a bit of time to download, so we ask that you be patient.


Credits. . .

Guest Curators:
Barbara Brazos
Richard Lael
Margot Ford McMillen
Special Thanks:
Fulton State Hospital
Felix Vincenz, Superintendent
Ken Lyle, Chief Operations Officer
Joyce Glover, Volunteer Services Community Relations
Glore Psychiatric Museum
Scott Clark, Curator
Kingdom of Callaway Historical Society
Barbara Huddleston

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Online Exhibit Created 2003
Missouri State ArchivesOffice of the Secretary of State, Missouri