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This is the Night Watch Cottage, so-called, which is being used by the State Hospital for Mental Diseases to house employees . This building was a part of the original Alms House which ante-dated by many years the State Infirmary which was known as …


A double tenement cottage facing Pontiac Avenue and the State Hospital. It was built and owned by Henry A. Jones, M. D., who rented this home to the employees of the State. One occupant was Dr. Sartwell, and the other a store keeper. It was purchased…


This is a house now being used as a residence of the Superintendent of the State Infirmary. It was built and owned by Henry A. Jones, M. D., then known as the Resident Physician of the State Institutions. This house was sold by him to the State for a…


This home is now classified as the home of the Director. It has been erected within three decades, to furnish a home for the Superintendent of the State Farm, F. B. Jewett, M.D. Facing the· State Infirmary, it became the logical home for the…


This is the house now occupied by the Superintendent of the State Hospital for Mental Diseases. It faces Pontiac Avenue, and was formerly the residence of the Howard family, and later when this estate was sold to the State for institutional purposes…


The Staff House, so-called, was formerly the main office for the State Hospital for Mental Diseases. The lower floor on the right going in was the Superintendent's office. The left was the general reception room and office. The second floor was…


Image of the grounds and buildings that made up the Sockanosset School for Boys.In 1880, eighteen acres were purchased from Job Wilbur to build the Oak Lawn Girls School on the New London Turnpike at what is now Brayton Avenue. This spot was…


Image of boys working in the Shoe Shop at the Sockanosset School for Boys.In 1880, eighteen acres were purchased from Job Wilbur to build the Oak Lawn Girls School on the New London Turnpike at what is now Brayton Avenue. This spot was picked…


Images of boys exercising at the Sockanosset School for Boys.In 1880, eighteen acres were purchased from Job Wilbur to build the Oak Lawn Girls School on the New London Turnpike at what is now Brayton Avenue. This spot was picked because of its…


Image of the Printing Department at the Sockanosset School for Boys.In 1880, eighteen acres were purchased from Job Wilbur to build the Oak Lawn Girls School on the New London Turnpike at what is now Brayton Avenue. This spot was picked because…


Image of one corner of the kitchen at the Sockanosset School for Boys.In 1880, eighteen acres were purchased from Job Wilbur to build the Oak Lawn Girls School on the New London Turnpike at what is now Brayton Avenue. This spot was picked…


Image of the Mason Shop at the Sockanosset School for Boys.In 1880, eighteen acres were purchased from Job Wilbur to build the Oak Lawn Girls School on the New London Turnpike at what is now Brayton Avenue. This spot was picked because of its…


Images of the Machine Shop at Sockanosset School for Boys.In 1880, eighteen acres were purchased from Job Wilbur to build the Oak Lawn Girls School on the New London Turnpike at what is now Brayton Avenue. This spot was picked because of its…


Image of the Sockanosset School for Boys Entrance Gate completed by Sockanosset Cadets, December 27, 1900.In 1880, eighteen acres were purchased from Job Wilbur to build the Oak Lawn Girls School on the New London Turnpike at what is now Brayton …


Image of Company E standing in front of the Sockanosset School for Boys Chapel and Hospital.In 1880, eighteen acres were purchased from Job Wilbur to build the Oak Lawn Girls School on the New London Turnpike at what is now Brayton Avenue. This…


Image of the Sockanosset School for Boys Chapel and Hospital.In 1880, eighteen acres were purchased from Job Wilbur to build the Oak Lawn Girls School on the New London Turnpike at what is now Brayton Avenue. This spot was picked because of its…


Images from the carpenter shop at Sockanosset School for Boys.In 1880, eighteen acres were purchased from Job Wilbur to build the Oak Lawn Girls School on the New London Turnpike at what is now Brayton Avenue. This spot was picked because of its…


Image of a group of Cadet Officers of Battalion and Company.In 1880, eighteen acres were purchased from Job Wilbur to build the Oak Lawn Girls School on the New London Turnpike at what is now Brayton Avenue. This spot was picked because of its…


Image of a group of cadet farmers in midwinter.In 1880, eighteen acres were purchased from Job Wilbur to build the Oak Lawn Girls School on the New London Turnpike at what is now Brayton Avenue. This spot was picked because of its distance from the…


Images of the blacksmith shop at the Sockanosset School for Boys at the Howard complex.In 1880, eighteen acres were purchased from Job Wilbur to build the Oak Lawn Girls School on the New London Turnpike at what is now Brayton Avenue. This spot was…

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