The Minnesota Governor's Council on Developmental Disabilities created Parallels in Time to commemorate the 25th Anniversary of the Council. Parallels in Time ends at the discussion of WWII. To commemorate the 35th Anniversary of the Council, work began to collect historical materials from WWII to 2005. This section of the Web site is called Parallels in Time: Part 2.
Moments in Disability History
State Institution Exteriors
Occupational Therapy Dept. Booklet
The Transorbital Lobotomy: More information about the transorbital lobotomy
Water Treatments: More information about the water treatments
Cribs, Cages, and Baskets: More Information about cribs, cages and baskets
Restraints: More Information about restraints from the past