Dorothea Dix Hospital – Interactive History Timeline - North Carolina Health News
The now-shuttered Raleigh psychiatric facility has a storied history that extends back more than a century-and-a-half.
By Thomas Goldsmith and Rose Hoban
On Sunday, Oct. 16, North Carolina Health News will host Lives on the Hill, an event to spur discussion on what should be included in a memorial to Dorothea Dix Hospital. In order to determine what should be included in a memorial, it’s important to understand some of the history around the facility.