NewYork-Presbyterian-Westchester Division (Bloomingdale Asylum), 1808-

Note: Institutional records are closed for research until 25 years after their date of creation. See Patient Medical Records for information regarding patients.

Below is a partial list of archival holdings:

Administrative Records

Annual Reports, 1827-1964 

Financial Records, 1816-1843, 1857-1870, 1874-1938 

State Commission of Lunacy, 1839-1858, 1891-1912 

Warden's Office, 1829-1894 

Other Records 

Bloomingdale Hospital Laboratory, historical survey, 1933 

Bloomingdale Hospital School of Nursing, 1897-1934 

Monday Night Seminars Papers, 1932-1963 

Occupational Therapy, pamphlets and reprints, 1916-1944 

Petitions regarding the opening up of 116th Street through Bloomingdale grounds, 1889 

Press Releases and Clippings, 1983-2000 

Publications, 1963-1982 

Records, 1950s-1980s 

Reports, Physicians, 1849-1852

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