Mississippi State Insane Asylum (Jackson) in The Mansion (Location)

Display Label: 
The Asylum
Type: 
OutOfYoknapatawpha
Authority : 
Text (when unambiguous)
X: 
2325
Y: 
435
Description: 

The Mississippi State Insane Asylum was located in Jackson until 1935. This is "the asylum" that Mink's lawyer argues his client should be sent, instead of prison (51). It is also "the asylum" where Benjy Compson have been committed for a number of years, until his mother convinces Jason to bring him back home (354).

Role: 
Only Mentioned in Text
Status: 
Continuous
If "Other Structure," specify: 
Hospital

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