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Episode 33: The Huanted: The H.H. Richardson Olmstead Complex, A.K.A Hotel Henry

This beautiful, historic asylum began with goals of being a good & welcoming place for their mentally ill patients. However, as we know with this time period in the late 1800's, well-meaning treatment doesn't last long. There's also a rumored disappearance that took place after a patient was discharged from the facility. The only question now, is what, or who, was left behind when it closed for good.

H.H Richardson Olmstead Complex, A.K.A Hotel Henry

The Creepy Story Behind Hotel Henry In Buffalo (onlyinyourstate.com) Via Richardson Olmsted Complex - Facebook Curved Hallways Riddled the Complex to Prevent Over Crowding and Hallway Placements

The Creepy Story Behind Hotel Henry In Buffalo (onlyinyourstate.com) Via Richardson Olmsted Complex - Facebook Curved Hall

Exploring Buffalo, New York: The Richardson Olmsted Complex (littleobservationist.com) Caged Balconies/Porches

Exploring Buffalo, New York: The Richardson Olmsted Complex (littleobservationist.com)

Exploring Buffalo, New York: The Richardson Olmsted Complex (littleobservationist.com)

Exploring Buffalo, New York: The Richardson Olmsted Complex (littleobservationist.com)




Episode Sources: Hotel Henry Review: Spending the Night in a Historic Asylum in Buffalo - Uncovering New York

Murder, mystery & disappearance of former late 1800s psychiatric patient | WBFO

Hotel Henry’s Haunts – Applegate Genealogy (wordpress.com)

Recalling treatment at Buffalo’s former mental institution | WBFO

Exploring Buffalo, New York: The Richardson Olmsted Complex (littleobservationist.com)

The Creepy Story Behind Hotel Henry In Buffalo (onlyinyourstate.com)

From historic hospital to hip hotel, Buffalo's formerly-abandoned asylum once again welcomes overnight visitors | Roadtrippers

Richardson Olmsted Complex - Wikipedia

History of Mental Health Care (wned.org)

History > Learn > The Richardson Olmsted Campus (richardson-olmsted.com)

Buffalo State Hospital - Asylum Projects

Urban legend has it, Buffalo's Henry Hobson Richardson complex is haunted - Buffalo Business First (bizjournals.com)

New York: Hotel Henry (spookeats.com)

Sarah McMullen released from mental hospital - Newspapers.com

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