Trans Allegany Lunatic Asylum
Description: Some more pics of TALA. They did icepick lobotomies and electro shock there in the 1950's. Several murders there. 2nd largest hand cut stone building in the world after the Kremlin. Our guide started there in 1967 I guess she's still there. She said they had to put the straight jackets in the attic in the 1970's. Closed in the 1990's.
rubberpants Uploaded 06/02/2011