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Portrait of David Tilden Brown.

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Title

Portrait of David Tilden Brown.

Subject

Bloomingdale Asylum for the Insane
Hospitals--Medical Staff
Brown, D. Tilden (David Tilden), 1822-1889
Engravings
Portraits

Description

David Tilden Brown was Bloomingdale Asylum Attending Physician, 1852-1877, the longest term for any head of the medical service, and one that ended in turmoil, as the asylum was accused of abuses. The strain of the situation led to his resignation in 1877.

Source

"Portraits of attendings and superintendents of New York Hospital, Bloomingdale Asylum, and House of Relief, 1774-1898" in Society for the New York Hospital. One Hundred and Twenty-Eighth Annual Report, for the Year 1898 (New York: The Society, 1899)
Digtal image from New York Public Library Digital Collections:http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/7bf603e5-746f-530f-e040-e00a18063ed2

Date

1899

Rights

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Type

Still image

Files

Collection

Citation

“Portrait of David Tilden Brown.,” A Digital History of Morningside Heights, accessed May 25, 2020, https://mhdh.library.columbia.edu/items/show/91.