Little Chicago

T. L. BowenJune 1971 It is not mentioned in any official report of Central Louisiana State Hospital, yet is was an interesting part of the institution’s past and developed early in the hospital’s history. “Little Chicago”  was the name of a special area of the hospital, the trash dump, the name deriving from the fact … Continue reading Little Chicago

Central Louisiana State Hospital Tour of Historical Sites

The Central Louisiana State Hospital Cemetery Preservation Committee will hold a tour of the hospital's historical sites.  On the tour will be the Dairy Barn, Rose Cottage Museum and the Cemetery.  It will held on Thursday, October 18, 2012 at 2 PM and will begin at Wilkerson Hall.  There is no charge for the tour … Continue reading Central Louisiana State Hospital Tour of Historical Sites