I think that is where the University of Iowa has the Oakdale Research Campus
now. Just out old hospital road....
During what time period was she there? If I can find her there in a census
then I can pin point it on a census map. I believe there is also an Oakdale
correctional facility where they do the psychological testing to see if
people are fit to stand trial in Iowa. I think they keep them there if they
I can look for info at the historical library this week
----- Original Message -----
| I am new to this list and would like some help in getting any
| on Oakdale Sanitarium. My grandmother was in this institution and would
| to get some reasoning for this.
| In her obit Sept. 05,1925 it stated that the sanitarium was located
| Iowa City. Tried finding it with different maps that I have in my
| but only come up with Oakdale Drive and other streets. Could anyone shed
| light on this as to if it is still around, address, and or if it has by
| chance changed names.
| In advance let me say thanks to one and all that might be able to help
| with this request. Take care and everyone have only the best of days.
| Ed IBSSG
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