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Ten days in a mad-house.

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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 111 min.)) : sound, color
  • Publisher: [United States] : TriCoast Entertainment : 2016.

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Restrictions on Access Note: Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Directed by Timothy Hines.
Participant or Performer Note: Caroline Barry, Christopher Lambert, Kelly LeBrock.
Summary, etc.: Based on her sensational book, 10 DAYS IN A MADHOUSE, tells the true story of world-renowned journalist, Nellie Bly who, at 23 years old, had herself committed to the notorious Blackwell's Island Insane Asylum. Working for Joseph Pulitzer and the World Newspaper, Bly went undercover to expose the atrocities, abuse, rape, and murders that took place in the asylum.
Target Audience Note: Rated R.
System Details Note: Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Bly, Nellie, 1864-1922.
N.Y. City Lunatic Asylum.
Psychiatric hospitals > New York (State) > New York.
Mentally ill > Commitment and detention > New York (State) > New York.
Hospitals > New York (State) > New York.
Roosevelt Island (New York, N.Y.)

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