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Portrait of Samuel Lyon

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Title

Portrait of Samuel Lyon

Subject

Bloomingdale Asylum for the Insane
Hospitals--Medical Staff
Engravings
Portraits
Lyon, Samuel B. (Backus), 1842-1924

Description

Lyon was Medical Superintendent of the Bloomingdale from 1890 to 1911, It was under his leadership that the asylum moved to White Plains.

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)
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Date

1899

Rights

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Type

Still image

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Citation

“Portrait of Samuel Lyon,” A Digital History of Morningside Heights, accessed July 14, 2020, https://mhdh.library.columbia.edu/items/show/83.