Oregon State Board of Control Records Guide

Record Series Descriptions

Red Dot Oregon State Hospital Correspondence

Box 64-65
2 cubic feet
Arrangement: Chronological by date of correspondence

Series documents communication between the Board of Control and the Oregon State Hospital. Records include correspondence and reports.

Topics include: 
Food poisoning deaths of forty-four patients (1942) 
Hospital farm 
Patient treatment
Salem Rehabilitation Facility (1968)
Sexually dangerous persons (1963-1965)
Space utilization of the geriatric ward (1963)

Separated records:
See the Photographs record series for photographs separated from this record series.

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