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Several years before the demolition of Taunton State Hospital, an elegant 1850s vintage Kirkbride-plan asylum in Massachusetts, I captured this chair in a darkened patient room from the hallway.  The low lighting in the room, combined with the uneven reciprocity failure of Fuji NPH film, gave the room an interesting purple-blue cast.  When I returned a few months later to attempt to get a better version of this shot, someone had moved the chair.  In 2009, TSH was unceremoniously demolished to make way for a vacant lot.

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