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In Our Care

Institutions for criminal behavior, mentally or physically challenged

Overview

Genre
Human Interest, Society, Social Issues, and Reality
Synopsis

An unprecedented series of 12 30 minute documentaries, each about a different State of Oregon public institution: Schools for the Blind and Deaf; Mental Hospital, Mentally challenged, Penintentiary, Correctional Institution, etc. Series was aired on Portland commercial TV, Oregon public TV. Only one known to be screenable is Fairview, the state institution for the severely mentally challenged.

Stage
finished
Running time
30 minutes

Credits

Production Details

Prod. Co.
Richter Productions
Country
United States
Years of Production
1958-60
Locations
Oregon

Distribution Details

Release year
1960
Broadcast (Prod.)
KOAC-TV
Language
English

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