A women's asylum rots on an abandoned New York island

Hart Island, which sits at the western end of New York's Long Island Sound, boasts more than 850,000 residents - all of them dead. The island is now used primarily as a potter's field, but in its past it has housed a POW camp, a rehab facility, and a women's insane asylum. » 6/09/12 11:00am 6/09/12 11:00am

The second floor of the Pavilion.…