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Historical Society Podcast - Anna Marsh and the Brattleboro Retreat Origin Story


Anna Marsh witnessed the horrors of mental health care in the early 1800's through the tragic experiences of a friend and a family member.

Here's the story of the origins of the Brattleboro Retreat as researched by Maggie, a BAMS student...

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Brilliant!

Dear Maggie,

You gave a brilliant and impressive presentation. As a retired educator I say to you, follow your dreams, you are destined to go far. Good luck.

 

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