Dorothea Dix Hospital

  • Address: S. Boylan Ave, Raleigh, NC 27601

About

Union troops camped on grounds in 1865. The hospital was authorized in 1849 and named for Dorothea L. Dix, crusader for better care for the mentally ill.

  • About

    Union troops camped on grounds in 1865. The hospital was authorized in 1849 and named for Dorothea L. Dix, crusader for better care for the mentally ill.