The first insane hospital in the United States was in this house
- The first insane hospital in the United States was in this house
Federal style home built in 1731 by the Willard family. Dr Willard owned and operated an insane hospital here and also trained future doctors. Located on the east side of the common. Decorated for Old Home Week 1908. No longer standing.
Uxbridge Free Public Library
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Historic buildings--Massachusetts--Uxbridge (Mass.)
Mental Illness--Massachusetts--Uxbridge (Mass.)
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