In 1995, the New York Office of Mental Health closed the Willard psychiatric center in Willard, Ny. Craig williams acquired some of the cases that were locked in an attic found by an employee named Bev Courtwright:
"She unlocked an attic door behind wich was a collection of over 400 suitcases containing the possessions of former patients".
In 2011, the museum holding theses cases in their collections, offered Jon Crispin the opportunity to photograph the entire collection.
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