London, Ontario. June 14, 2013. - DinnerWithWalt
London, Ontario. June 14, 2013. On the grounds of the former London Insane Asylum. An original building, The Horse Stable. The asylum was completely self-sufficient in its day. There were gardens for produce, animals raised for meat, a butcher shop, a sewing house, a bake house. Patient labor contributed to all the daily operations. Dr. Bucke believed this labor to be an important aspect of rehabilitation.

London, Ontario. June 14, 2013. On the grounds of the former London Insane Asylum. An original building, The Horse Stable. The asylum was completely self-sufficient in its day. There were gardens for produce, animals raised for meat, a butcher shop, a sewing house, a bake house. Patient labor contributed to all the daily operations. Dr. Bucke believed this labor to be an important aspect of rehabilitation.