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Form 11-s. H. c.



STATE OF NEW YORK



HANDBOOK



OF THE



STATE HOSPITAL COMMISSION



HOSPITALS FOR THE INSANE



1919



STATE HOSPITALS PRESS
UTICA, N. Y.



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CONTENTS

PAGE

Directory .......................................................... 3

State Hospital Commission .................................... 3

Purchasing Committee ........................................ * 5

Bureau of Deportation . . ...................................... 5

Psychiatric Institute .......................................... 6

Legal Department ............................. . ............... 6

Retirement Board ............................................. 6

Census, July i ................................................. 7

State hospital system ............... ........................... 7

Civil State hospitals ............... .' ........................... 8

Hospitals for criminal insane .................................. 25

Private licensed institutions ................................... 29

Insanity law ....................................................... 41

Laws relating to insane in institutions ............................ 122

Reciprocal arrangement between New York and Massachusetts. . . 171
Classification of mental diseases ................ '. ................. 173

Dietaries of State hospitals ........................................ 177

Appropriations ................... ; . .............................. 189

*** e*< .**

Statistical information. .". *. .1 .t . . .............................. 205

*

Capacity of ,Smte .hospitals,., . . v . ... . .**. .......................... 210

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index. . i :.\ ; . ; : ;. . ;. !,*..;.: .^i .v. ...^". . , . an



STATE OF NEW YORK
STATE HOSPITAL COMMISSION



COMMISSIONERS

CHARLES W. PILGRIM, M. D., Chairman

POUGHKEEPSIE, N. Y.

ANDREW D. MORGAN

Residence, 88 West Street, ILION, N. Y.

Telephone, 446-J
Office, 16 West Main Street, ILION, N. Y.

Telephone, 83-J.

FREDERICK A. HIGGINS

772 St. Nicholas Ave., NEW YORK CITY
Telephone, 1740 Audubon

ALBANY OFFICE

Rooms 125 and 138 State Capitol
Telephone, Main 5910



EVERETT S. ELWOOD
Residence, 267 W. Lawrence Street

ALBANY
Telephone, West 3574

AUDIT BUREAU

FRED W. KYTE, Auditor
Residence, 450 Western Avenue

ALBANY
Telephone; West 1855-W

t

JOHN H. FLINN, Assistant Auditor

ALBANY

Z. FRANCIS SHAFER, Assistant Auditor
ALBANY



DIRECTORY

BUREAU OF STATISTICS

HORATIO M. POLLOCK, Ph. D.

Statistician and Editor

ALBANY
Telephone, West 215-W

WILLIAM J. NOLAN, A. M.

Assistant Statistician
ALBANY

BUREAU OF TREASURER

LEWIS M. FARRINGTON

Assistant Secretary and Treasurer

ALBANY

COLLECTIONS BUREAU

HERBERT B. GRUBER, Counsel
Residence, 84 Willet Street

ALBANY
Telephone, West 3265-W

INSPECTORS

J. L. VAN DEMARK, M. D.,

Medical Inspector
Residence, 464 Hudson Avenue

ALBANY
Telephone, West 1387

CHARLES B. Dix, M. E.

Inspector of Buildings and Engineering

GLENS FALLS

JOHN T. NORTON
Inspector of Dairy Products

Residence, 3675 Broadway, NEW YORK CITY
Telephone, Audubon 4213

Office, 90 West Broadway, NEW YORK CITY
Telephone, Barclay 4938

JOHN J. RILEY, Inspector

ALBANY
Telephone, West 1828-J



DIRECTORY
PURCHASING COMMITTEE FOR STATE HOSPITALS

Dr. EUGENE H. HOWARD, Chairman,

Superintendent, Rochester State Hospital

Dr. ISHAM G. HARRIS,

Superintendent, Brooklyn State Hospital

Dr. CLARENCE A. POTTER,

Superintendent, Gowada State Homeopathic Hospital

GEORGE P. WATSON,

Steward, Manhattan State Hospital

CHARLES A. MOSHER,

Steward, Utica State Hospital

T. E. McGARR, Executive

/

Room 138 Capitol
Telephone, Main 5910



NEW YORK OFFICE

Hall of Records, Chambers and Centre Streets

NEW YORK CITY
Telephone, Worth 4424



BUREAU OF DEPORTATION

SPENCER L. DA WES, M. D., Medical Examiner

Telephone, Worth 433?



COLLECTIONS BUREAU

R. J. CORCORAN, Special Agent

Telephone, Worth 4424

412799



6 DIRECTORY

PSYCHIATRIC INSTITUTE

OF THE NEW YORK STATE HOSPITALS

Ward's Island, New York City

GEORGE H. KIRBY, M. D., - Director

CLARENCE O. CHENEY, M. D., - Assistant Director

CHARLES B. DUNLAP, M. D., Chief Associate in Neuropathology

MILTON A. HARRINGTON, M. D., Acting Senior Asst. Physician

*STERNE MORSE, M. D., - Assistant in Serology

*THOMAS J. HELDT, M. D., - Assistant Physician

JOHN T. MACCURDY, M. D., Voluntary Assistant in Psychiatry

MATHILDE L. KOCH, B. S., M. S., Special Assistant in Chemistry

W. R. VAN KOUGHNET, - Secretary

Long Distance Telephone, Harlem 4216
*On leave of absence for military duty.



LEGAL DEPARTMENT



Under recent action by the State Hospital Commission the Attorney-
General of the State of New York, Hon. CHARLES D. NEWTON, now
conducts all legal matters for the State hospitals.



RETIREMENT BOARD
STATE HOSPITAL OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES

Hon. EUGENE M. TRAVIS
Hon. CHARLES W. PILGRIM, M. D.
Hon. ANDREW D. MORGAN
CHARLES G. WAGNER, M. D.
MICHAEL F. BRADLEY

Correspondence should* be addressed to Retirement Board, State
Hospital Officers and Employees, care Comptroller, Albany, N. Y.



DIRECTORY

CENSUS JULY 1,1919

Number of patients in civil State hospitals 37,607

Number of patients in Dannemora and Matteawan .... 1,422

Number of patients in private institutions 923

Grand total 39,952

Certified capacity of civil State hospitals 28,997

Certified capacity of Dannemora and Matteawan 1,115

Medical officers in civil State hospitals 145

Medical officers of civil State hospitals in military

service 20

Medical officers in Dannemora and Matteawan 6

Medical officers of Dannemora and Matteawan in

military service 4

Number of employees in civil State hospitals 5,768

Number of employees in Dannemora and Matteawan. 298



STATE HOSPITAL SYSTEM

Admission of Private Patients to State Hospitals

Private patients can be admitted to State hospitals only upon consent of
the medical superintendents. Rates for private patients range from six to
ten dollars per week and if payment is not made in advance a surety com-
pany bond must be provided guaranteeing payment of accounts for main-
enance.



CIVIL
STATE HOSPITALS



DIRECTORY



Bingliamton State Hospital



Bingfliamton,

Date of opening, October 19, 1881

Board of Managers
MERRITT J. CORBETT, President,
HENRY A. STEPHENS, Secretary,
Mrs. KATE M. ELY,
Mrs. ANNIE DEVEREUX MILLS,
BENJAMIN F. WELDEN,
WILLIAM H. HECOX,
J. ARNOT RATHBONE,

Resident Officers
CHARLES G. WAGNER, M. D.,
THEODORE I. TOWNSEND, M. D.,
EDWARD GILLESPIE, M. D.,
WM. J. TIFFANY, M. D.,
J. A. PRITCHARD, M. D.,
R. R. WILLIAMS, M. D.,
C. H. BELLINGER, M. D.,
CHARLES E. &OWE, M. D.,
CARLETON T. BAGLEY, M. D.,
LESTER E. SANFORD, M. D.,*" -
HOWARD M. KENYON, M. D.,
(Vacancy) ...

*WlLLIAM R. WlNNE, M. D.,

^RAYMOND G. BELL, M. D.,

(Vacancy) ...

(Vacancy)

CHAUNCEY B. FRY, D. D, S.,

EDWARD S. GRANEY,

SUSAN L. CARPENTER, R. N.,



Broome Co.



Binghamton
Binghamton
Binghamton

Oneida
Binghamton
Binghamton

Elmira

- Medical Sup^t
First Asst. Physician
Senior Asst. Physician
Senior Asst. Physician
Senior Asst. Physician
Senior Asst. Physician
Senior Asst. Physician
Asst. Physician
Asst. Physician
Asst. Physician
Asst. Physician
Woman Physician
Medical Interne
Medical Interne
Medic a I Interne
Me die a I In terne
Dental Interne



- Steward

Principal School of Nursing

No. Patients Men 1,545, Women 1,248, Total 2,794

Certified capacity. Men 1,355, Women 1,045, Total 2,400
No. Employees.... Men 266, f Women 221, Total 487

Total acreage of grounds 1,363

Patients admitted from the following counties, which comprise the
Binghamton State Hospital District: Broome, Chermmg, Chenango,
Cortland, Delaware, Madison, Otsego, Schoharie and Tioga.

Located on the lines of the Erie; Delaware, Lackawanna and
Western, and Delaware and Hudson railways. Electric cars leave
the corner of Court and Chenango streets every 15 minutes.

j Bell Telephone, No. 453
Hosprtal Long Distance \ ^ Te , e honei No 454

Visiting Days : Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, two to four p. m.
* Absent on military duty.



DIRECTORY 9

Brooklyn State Hospital

Brooklyn, New York

Date of opening, October, 1895

Board of Managers

HUGO HIRSH, President, 33 Montgomery Place, Brooklyn

MICHAEL F. MCGOLDRICK, - 189 Montague St., Brooklyn

Mrs. GRACE WILSON WHITEHALL, Secretary, 438 Quincy St., Brooklyn
CHARLES PARTRIDGE, - 700 Franklin Ave., Brooklyn

Mrs. AGNES DORMAN DRUHAN, 1195 Ocean Ave., Brooklyn

EDWIN H. THATCHER, - - 590 Flatbush Ave., Brooklyn

. HERBERT F. GUNNISON - Eagle Office, Brooklyn

Resident Officers

ISHAM G. HARRIS, M. D., - Medical Sup' t

FRANK R. HAVILAND, M. D., - - First Asst. Physician

DAVID CORCORAN, M. D., - - Clinical Director

*ERVING HOLLEY, M. D., - - Senior Asst. Physician

JOSEPH SMITH, M. D., - Senior Asst. Physician

RAYMOND G. WEARNE, M. D., Senior Asst. Physician

(Vacancy) .... Asst. Physician

ANNA M. AGNEW, M. D., - Woman Physician

HARRY JOHNPOLL, M. D., - Medical Interne

LEONARD F. THALNER, M. D., Medi&al Interne

HARRY DRESPEL, D. D. S., - Dental Interne

HELEN V. CLUNE, R. N., - - Principal of Training School

JESSE A. COTTER, - . - Steward

FRANCES C. TANNER, Social Worker

No. Patients, Brooklyn Men 379, Women 630, Total 1,009

No. Patients, Creedmoor..... Men 81, Total 81

Certified capacity, Brooklyn, Men 342, Women 295, Total 637

No. Employees Men 119, Women 74, Total 193

Total acreage of grounds 210

Patients admitted from County of Kings, which comprises the Brook-
lyn State Hospital District.

Accessible from New York by subway to Atlantic Avenue; Flat-
bush Avenue car; transfer Church Avenue to East Forty-second
Street. From Brooklyn Bridge by Fulton Street car ; transfer to
Nostrand Ave. State Hospital east of Kings County Hospital on
Clarkson Avenue.

Hospital Telephone at Brooklyn, Flatbush 4100

Creedmoor branch accessible from New York or Brooklyn by Fulton
Street elevated to City Line ; at City Line take Mineola trolley to
Madison Street, Queens.

Telephone, Creedmoor Branch, Hollis 6326.

Brooklyn Branch Visiting days: Sundays and Wednesdays from
one-thirty p. m. to three-thirty p. m.

Creedmoor Branch Visiting days: At any time convenient to
visitors.

Two out-patient dispensaries for free advice and treatment of
incipient mental conditions, viz. : at the State hospital Saturdays; at
the Long Island College Hospital Fridays at 2 p. m.

* In military service.



io DIRECTORY

Buffalo State Hospital

Buffalo, .... Erie Co.

Date of opening 1880

Board of Managers

PHILIP G. SCH AEFER, President, - 343 Elmwood Avenue, Buffalo

Mrs. WALTER PLATT- COOKE, Secretary, 155 Summer St., Buffalo

HOWARD M. WITBECK, - 278 High St., Lockport

GEORGE M. ZIMMERMAN, - - 309 Pine St. , Buff alp

Dr. HARRY H. EBBERTS, . 890 Humboldt Parkway, Buffalo

Mrs. MABEL W. POMEROY, 146 Bryant St., Buffalo

Mrs. ELIZABETH D. HAZEL, - 37 Hodge St., Buffalo

Resident Officers

FREDERICK W. PARSONS, M. D., Medical Sup V

WILLIAM W. WRIGHT, M. D., - First Asst. Physician

GEORGE G. ARMSTRONG, M. D., - Senior Asst. Physician

JOSEPH B. BE.TTS, M. D., - Senior Asst. Physician

CHRISTOPHER FLETCHER, M. D., - Senior Asst. Physician

ROBERT KING, M. D., Senior Asst. Physician

HERMAN F. MAY, M. D., - - Senior Asst. Physician

FREDERICK L. WRIGHT, M. D., Senior Asst. Physician

HELENE KUHLMANN, M. D., - Woman Physician

HAROLD C. HAVILAND, M. D., Asst. Physician

(Vacancy) - Asst. Physician

(Vacancy) - Medical Interne

JOHN E. GULP, - - Steward

No. Patients (including paroles) Men 1,085, Women 1,307, Total 2,392
Certified capacity ................ Men 680, Women 1,020, Total 1,700

No. Employees ............. ...... Men 198, Women 178, Total 376

Total acreage of grounds 183

Patients admitted from the following counties, which comprise the
Buffalo State Hospital District: Erie and Niagara.

This hospital is located on Forest avenue, about three and one-half
miles from the principal railway stations, accessible via Elmwood
avenue^Hoyt street or Forest Michigan trolley lines, at the Erie and
New York Central stations, which run directly to the hospital.



Hospita, Lon g Distance
Visiting days: Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, two to five p. m.



DIRECTORY



Central Islip State Hospital



Central Islip,



Suffolk Co.



Date of opening February 27, 1896
Board of Managers



JAMES MACGREGOR SMITH, President,
Rev. WILLIAM GARTH, Secretary,
FRANCIS ROGERS,
Mrs. EDWARD EVERETT HICKS,
Mrs. BRADISH G. JOHNSON,
Mrs. ARTHUR F. J. REMY,
Mrs. BERNARD E. POLLAK,


32 Nassau St., New York City
Islip, L. I.
144 East 62d St., New York City
1168 Dean St., Brooklyn, N. Y.
Islip, L. I.
19 West 95th St., New York City
53 East yyth St., New York City



Resident Officers



G. A. SMITH, M. D.,

C. M. BuRDicr-M. D.,

(Vacancy)

G. W. MILLS, M. D.,

H. G. GIBSON, M. D.,

C. L. VAUX, M. D.,
*G. C. H. BURNS, M. D.,
T. W. SIMON, M. D.,

A. E. ULLMAN, M. D.,
FRANK HINKLEY, M. D.,
R. G. REED, M. D.,
WILLIAM LEAVITT, M. D.,

D. D. DURGIN, M. D.,
**F. D. STREETER, M. D.,

E. H. ENDE, M. D.,
*W. A. CONLON, M. D.,
W. N. EARNHARDT, M. D.,
*J. F. MCNEILL, M. D.,
BARBARA CURTIS, M. D.,
WM. J. DELANEY, M. D.,
(Vacancy)

(Vacancy)

(Vacancy)

SARA L. SMALLEY, M. D.,

VERNIE E. WOODWARD, M. D.,

HARRY ELKINS, M. D.,

(Vacancy)

(Vacancy)

MORRIS ROSENBLATT, D. D. S.,

* Absent on military duty.

**On leave of absence.



Medical Superintendent

First As st. Physician

First As st. Physician

Clinical Director

- Senior Asst. Physician
Senior Asst. Physician
Senior Asst. Physician
Senior Asst. Physician
Senior Asst. Physician
Senior Asst. Physician
Senior Asst. Physician
Senior Asst. Physician

- Senior Asst. Physician
Senior Asst. Physician

Asst. Physician

Asst. Physician

Asst. Physician

Asst. Physician

Asst. Physician

Asst. Physician

Senior or Asst. Physician

Senior or Asst. Physician

Asst. Physician

Woman Physician

Woman Physician

Medical Interne

Medical Interne

Medical Interne

Dental Interne



12 DIRECTORY

CENTRAL ISLIP STATE HOSPITAL CONTINUED

W. J. McKEE, - - Steward

W. B. SCHEIBER, - - Assistant Steward

JULIA A. DUFFY, R. N. Principal of Training School

Louis STEMPLE, - . Pharmacist

No. Patients Men 2,916, Women 2,525, Total 5,441

Certified capacity. Men 2,369, Women 1,731, Total 4,100
No. Employees Men 455, Women 172, Total 627

Total acreage of grounds 994

Patients admitted from boroughs of Manhattan, Queens and the
Bronx, and Counties of Nassau and Suffolk, which comprise the Cen-
tral Islip State Hospital District.

Hospital Long Distance Telephone, 18 Centraljslip.
Telegraph, Central Islip, Long Island.

Visiting days: Tuesdays, Thursdays, Sundays and holidays, ten
a. m. to four p. m.

City office : Hall of Records, Room 703, cor. Centre and Chambers
Sts. , New York City Thursdays.

SCHEDULE OF TRAINS

FOR CENTRAL ISLIP WEEK DAYS

Leave N. Y. C. A. M. A. M. p. M. P. M. p. M. p. M. p. M. p. M. p. M.*
Penn. Sta. 8 05 9 59 i 08* 3 oo 4 06 4 58 5 48 6 49 u 44*
Leave L.I. City, 9 42 2 42 4 44 5 45 n 37*

' SUNDAYS FOR CENTRAL ISLIP

Leave N. Y. C. A. M. p. M. p. M.

Penn. Sta., 8 28 i 40 4 15

Leave L. I. City, 9 42 i 27

FROM CENTRAL ISLIP

Leave Central A. M. A. M. A. M. A. M. p. M. p. M. p. M.

Islip, (week days) 5 44 6 36 7 13 9 23 12 58 5 37 6 30

Sundays, 8 50 3 58 5 04 7 27

* Saturdays only.



DIRECTORY 13

Gowanda State Homeopathic Hospital

Collins, Brie Co.

Date of opening August 9, 1898

Board of Managers

WILLIAM F. WIERLING, Esq., President, Mutual Life Building, Buffalo
BERTHA M. BARD, Vice- President, - - Gowanda

CHARLES H. FELTHOUSEN, Secretary, Brisbane Building, Buffalo

DOCIA W. LAW, Collins

HENRY L. MOENCH, - Gowanda

PETER W. NEEFUS, M. D., - - - Rochester

ALICE E. SCHLEY, M. D., Buffalo

Resident Officers

CLARENCE A. POTTER, M. D., - Medical Superintendent

EARL V. GRAY, M. D., - First Asst. Physician

FREDERICK P. SCHENK, M. D., Senior Asst. Physician

HERMAN L. RAYMOND, M. D., - Asst. Physician

ERWIN H. MUDGE, M. D., - Asst. Physician

ANNE E. PERKINS, M. D., . Woman Physician

*ROLLIN V. HADLEY, M. D, - Medical Interne

(Vacancy) Medical Interne

JOSEPH F. SHEA, - Steward

OLIVE A. CARPENTER, - - - Matron

*ADELLE M. PHILLIPS, R. N., - Principal of School of Nursing

No. Patients Men 720, Women 571, Total 1,291

Certified capacity. Men 520, Women 430, Total 950
No. Employees.... Men 100, Women 76, Total 176

Total acreage of grounds 700

Patients admitted from the following counties, which comprise the
Gowanda State Homeopathic Hospital District: Cattaraugus, Chau-
tauqua, Erie and Wyoming; and patients from any part of the State
for whom homeopathic treatment is desired.

Hospital two miles from Gowanda, one mile from Collins on Buffalo
and Jamestown branch of Erie railroad. Accessible from Collins by
automobile 'bus.

Hospital Long Distance Telephone at Gowanda

Bell 31

Visiting days : Everyday excepting Saturdays, Sundays and legal
holidays, from ten to eleven a. m. and one to four p. m.
*Absent on military duty.



DIRECTORY



Hudson River State Hospital



Poughkcepsic,



Dutclicss Co.



Date of of opening, 1871
Board of Managers



FRANK B. LOWN, President,
E. LYMAN BROWN, Secretary, -
Miss CATHERINE A. NEWBOLD,
Miss MYRA H. AVERY, -
WILLIAM B. DINSMORE, -
J. WILSON POUCHER, M. D.,
DANIEL J. GLEASON, -

Resident

WALTER G. RYON, M. D.,
WILLIS E. MERRIMAN, M. D., -
WILLIAM J. CAVANAUGH,M. D.,
HOWARD P. CARPENTER, M. D.,
CALVIN B. WEST, M. D.,
THEODORE W. NEUMANN, M. D.,
WILLIAM J. THOMPSON, M. D.,
(Vacancy)
(Vacancy) -
*PERCY L. DODGE, M. D.,
GERALD R. JAMEISON, M. D.,
ELIZABETH W. DURRSCHMIDT, M. D
CLARENCE W. BARTH, M. D.,
HEXRY L. TRENKLE, M. D.,
(Vacancy)

BLANCHE DENNES, M. D.,
LEONA E. TODD, M. D., -
*LEO R. TIGHE, M. D.,
*DAVID T. BREWSTER, M. D.,
(Vacancy)

MARGARET J. GLANCY, R. N.,
GEORGE R. FINTON,



Sunny Fields, Poughkeepsie

Wappingers Falls

- North Road, Poughkeepsie

Poughkeepsie

Staatsburg

Poughkeepsie

Millerton

Officers

Medical Superintendent
First. As st. Physician
Senior Asst. Physician
Senior Asst. Physician
Senior Asst. Physician
Senior Asst. Physician
Senior Asst. Physician
Senior Asst. Physician
Senior Asst. Physician
Asst. Physician
Asst. Physician

,, - Asst. Physician

Asst. Physician

Asst. Physician

Asst. Physician

Woman Physician

Woman Physician

Medical Interne

Medical Interne

Medical Interne

Principal of School of Nursing
- Steward



No. Patients Men 1,519, Women 1,975, Total 3,494

Certified capacity. Men 1,275, Women 1,575, Total 2,850
No. Employees.... Men 339, Women 252, Total 591

Total acreage of grounds 894
*In military service.



DIRECTORY 15

HUDSON RIVER STATE HOSPITAL CONTINUED

Patients admitted from the following counties, which comprise the
Hudson River State Hospital District: Albany, Columbia, Dutchess,
Greene, Putnam, Rensselaer, Washington and Westchester.

The hospital is located two miles north of the New York Central
railway station at Poughkeepsie. It may be reached by trolley cars
(marked Hospital), which run on the hour and half hour from the
corner of Washington and Main Streets directly to the hospital. The
trolley cars connect with the ferry from Highland (West Shore R.
R. ) and with both railroad stations in Poughkeepsie, (New York Cen-
tral and Central New England). Taxicabs may be procured at the
stations.

Local and Long Distance Telephones
Bell Telephone, No. 771-772-773-774

Visiting days: Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, from ten a. m.
to four p. m.

Visiting is allowed on Sunday in case of urgent need, such as ill-
ness, etc.



i6



DIRECTORY



Kings Park State Hospital



Kings Park,



New York



Date of opening October i, 1896



Board of Managers

CHARLES E. TEALE., President, - 26 Court St., Brooklyn

Rev. JOHN C. YORK, Secretary, 409 Linden St., Brooklyn

J. B. MORRELL, - Northport, Long Island

MATTHEW J. TOBIN, 34 Warren St. , corner Church St. , New York City



ALLIE A. ROGERS, -
REGINA T. SHERWOOD,
ANN W. WHEELER,



- Sayville, Long Island

Glen Cove, Long Island

22 Pierrepont St., Brooklyn



Resident Officers



WM. C. GARVIN, M. D.,
AARON J. ROSANOFF, M. D.,
RUSSELL E. BLAISDELL, M. D.,
WALTER H. SANFORD, M. D.,
CHARLES G. MCGAFFIN, M. D.,
CHARLES S. PARKER, M. D.,
J. H. SHUFFLETON, M. D.,
M. M. GROVER, M. D.,
(Vacancy) .

(Vacancy)
ANNA CRAIG, M. D.,
flNEZ A. BENTLEY, M. D.,
WILLIAM H. HAGENBUCH, M. D.,
HARRY A. STECKEL, M. D.,
THOMAS S. CUSACK, M. D.,
ALFRED T. WOOD, M. D.,
HIRAM G. HUBBELL, M. D.,
CHARLES H. BRUSH, M. D.,

*JOHN V. SWIERAT, M. D.,

(Vacancy)
(Vacancy)
(Vacancy)
(Vacancy)
(Vacancy)
(Vacancy)
. (Vacancy)
EDNA CONDE, D. D. S.,

*Absent on military duty.

t Absent on war relief duty in France



Medical S^lperintendent

First Asst. Physician

First Asst. Physician

Senior Asst. Physician

Senior Asst. Physician

Senior Asst. Physician

Senior Asst. Physician

Senior Asst. Physician

Senior Asst. Physician

Senior Asst. Physician

Woman Physician

Woman Physician

Asst. Physician

Asst. Physician

Asst. Physician

Asst. Physician

Asst. Physician

Asst. Physicivn

Asst. Physician

Asst. Physician

Asst. Physician

Asst. Physician

Asst. Physician

Asst. Physician

Asst. Physician

Asst. Physician

Resident Dentist



DIRECTORY 17

KINGS PARK STATE HOSPITAL CONTINUED

IDA M. MARKER, R. N., - Principal of Training School

CHARLES S. PITCHER, .... Steward

No. Patients Men 2,028, Women 2,747, Total 4,775

Certified capacity. Men 1,564, Women 1,936, Total 3,500
No. Employees.... Men 356, Women 341, Total 697
Total acreage of grounds 835

Patients admitted from the following boroughs and counties, which
comprise the Kings Park State Hospital District: Borough of Kings
and counties of Nassau and Suffolk.

Forty-five miles from New York city. Accessible by trains on the
Long Island railroad. Surface and elevated roads from Grand Central
Station, New York, to East 34th Street ferry, connecting with Long
Island City station of the Long Island railroad. Also by subway
from Grand Central Station to Flatbush avenue, Brooklyn, thence by
Longjsland railroad via Jamaica; also Pennsylvania Station, yth Ave.
and 33d Street, New York City, via Jamaica.

The time table is subject to frequent change, but morning trains to
Kings Park leave at about nine and eleven a. m., and returning from
Kings Park leave at about three, four-thirty and six-thirty p. m. Sun-
day trains leave the city at about nine and eleven a. m. and returning
leave Kings Park at about three-fifteen, four-thirty, six-thirty, and
nine p. m.

Visiting days : Wednesdays, Sundays and holidays, nine a. m. to
five p. m.

Hospital Long Distance Telephone, 11 Kings Park.

New York City office, Hall of Records, Room 703, corner of
Centre and Chambers Streets.

Telephone, 4424 Worth



i8 DIRECTORY

Manhattan State Hospital

Ward's Island, New York City

Date of. opening 1905
Board of Managers

ROBERT ABRAHAMS, M. D., President, 336 West 88th St., New York City
GUSTAV SCHOLER, M. D., Secretary, 10 Jumel Terrace, New York City
JACOB KATZ, 315 West 99th St., New York City

JACOB OSHLAG, M. D., 1060 Madison Ave., New York City

MARTIN COHEN, M. D., - i West 85th St., New York City

Mrs. JULIA KEMP WEST,

Hotel Buckingham, soth St. and Fifth Ave., New York City
Mrs. THOMAS HUGHES KELLY,

Hotel Buckingham, soth St. and Fifth Ave., New York City

Resident Officers

MARCUS B. HEYMAN, M. D., - - Medical Superintendent
HERMAN C. EVARTS, M. D., First Asst. Physician (Women's Division)
JOHN T. W. ROWE, M. D., First Asst. Physician (Men's Division)

MORTIMER W. RAYNOR, M. D., - Director of Clinical Psychiatry

D. S. SPELLMAN, M. D., . - Senior Asst. Physician

JOHN R. KNAPP, M. D., - Senior Asst. Physician

*PHILIP SMITH, M. D., - - Senior Asst. Physician

RALPH P. FOLSOM,M. D., - Senior Asst. Physician

ARTHUR M. PHILLIPS, M. D., Senior Asst. Physician

CHESTER WATERMAN, M. D., - Senior Asst. Physician

JAMES P. KELLEHER, M. D., Senior Asst. Physician

^ARTHUR E. SOPER, M. D., - - Senior Asst. Physician

ISAAC FURMAN, M. D., - Senior Asst. Physician

ELIZABETH S. HELLWEG, M. D., - Asst. Physician

MORRIS A. LYONS, M. D., - Asst. Physician.

^WILLIAM MURPHY, M. D., - - Asst. Physician


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