Annual report of the Royal Edinburgh Asylum for the insane For the year ending 31st December 1866 by Royal Edinburgh Asylum

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  • Psychiatric Hospitals

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ContributionsBrown, William, Skae, David, Leslie, Andrew, Robertson, James, Shearer, A. M.
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Pagination39 pages ;
Number of Pages39
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Open LibraryOL26478860M

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Sep 13,  · Dr Thomas Clouston was the key figure in the development of Craighouse. He had been appointed as Physician Superintendent to the Royal Edinburgh Asylum in and in his first Annual Report commented on the state of the buildings: Aerial photograph taken by RCAHMS in of Old Craighouse (top right) and New Craighouse.

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But we still need to pay for servers and staff. LHB 7 ROYAL EDINBURGH HOSPITAL 4 Minutes of the Charity Committee and the Bevan Trust Committee, The Charity Committee was set up by the Royal Edinburgh Asylum Act of to administer legacies and donations to the hospital.

The Committee gave grants to make up the board of patients whose relatives could not pay the full amount. Sep 01,  · Royal Edinburgh Asylum and Carlisle Asylum Papers,VIII (Stirling District Lunacy Notes, LHB7/14/3). Google Scholar Royal Edinburgh Hospital () Annual Report of the Royal Edinburgh Asylum for the Insane (Edinburgh University Library: Archives of Cited by: Shortly thereafter, inthe asylum installed a printing press and the hospital began to produce a monthly magazine, the Morningside Mirror.

The hospital received Royal Patronage in and became the Royal Edinburgh Lunatic Asylum. The hospital joined the National Health Service in and the Andrew Duncan Clinic opened in Coordinates: 55°55′39″N 3°12′56″W /.

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Dr Thomas Clouston was the key figure in the development of Craighouse. He had been appointed as Physician Superintendent to the Royal Edinburgh Asylum in and in his first Annual Report commented on the state of the buildings: Aerial photograph taken by RCAHMS in of Old Craighouse (top right) and New Craighouse.

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Cherry, ) and Davis’s () exploitation of post-mortem data in her monograph on General Paralysis of the Insane at the Royal Edinburgh Asylum, little has been written on the topic, which has been generally neglected in favour of Cited by: 8. 58 See David Skae, ‘Physician’s annual report ’, in Annual report of the Royal Edinburgh Asylum forMorningside, Royal Asylum Press,pp.

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Ordered by the House of Commons to be printed, 25th May, Annual Report of the Royal Edinburgh Asylum for the Insane, for the Year By David Skae, M. D., Physician-Superintendent. Pamphlet, pp. Annual Report of the Royal Lunatic Asylum of Aberdeen, for the Year By Robert Jameson, M.

D., Physician. Annual report of the Athens Asylum for the Insane, to the Governor of the State of Ohio for the year. ([Columbus, Ohio: Nevins & Myers, state printers]), by Ohio) Athens Asylum for the Insane (Athens (page images at HathiTrust) Annual report of the board of trustees and officers of the Western Ohio Hospital for the Insane.

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The houfe where they carried on their work, in Shakefpeare. In the Asylum was renamed the Royal Edinburgh Hospital for Mental and Nervous Disorders. The Jordanburn Nerve Hospital, opened inwhere patients could be informally admitted, had its origins in the work done to help shell-shocked patients during World War I.

Abstract. In Thomas Clouston, Medical Superintendent of the Royal Edinburgh Asylum, found himself entranced reading back through the old case notes of the institution, remarking on the ‘strange biographies’, ‘false beliefs’ and ‘strange conduct’ of the patients.

1 These case histories prove equally captivating and illuminating for historians. 2 First-hand accounts of madness Author: Hilary Marland.

Dec 16,  · Eighth annual report of the directors of the Glasgow Asylum for Lunatics, submitted, in terms of their charter, to a general meeting of contributors, 3rd January, by Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh.

Dec 10,  · The Annual Report of the Glasgow Royal Mental Hospital (Glasgow Royal Asylum) (Glasgow: Glasgow Royal Mental Hospital, –30), GB HB13/2/, NHSGGCA.

This distinction, which is characteristic of Scottish psychiatry at this period, is discussed aureusid.com by: 4. This paper introduces a special issue on 'Histories of asylums, insanity and psychiatry in Scotland', situating the papers that follow in an outline historiography of work in this field.

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Fulton and Co., ), by Jacksonville Insane Asylum (Ill.), contrib. by Dorothea Lynde Dix (multiple formats at Google) Filed under: Psychiatric hospitals -- Ohio -- Periodicals. Annual Report, by Ohio Board of. Jan 07,  · The Royal Edinburgh Hospital opened in as the Royal Edinburgh Asylum with patients segregated into wealthy and pauper wings of the.

The Lancet THE LANCET. LONDON: SATURDAY, MARCH 11, ROYAL COLLEGE OF PHYSICIANS v. in referring to his last annual report as Physician-Superintendent of the Edinburgh Royal Asylum for the Insane, is fully warranted in speaking of him as [quot] one who, besides possessing the knowledge and authority of a specialist in mental diseases.

May 26,  · The following pages which, in accordance with the statute, I have the honor to submit, constitute the first annual report issued from this new institution, which was created by act of the Legislature for the relief of the overcrowded asylum at Auburn, and is the thirty-third of a series presented annually since the original establishment of the.

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General paralysis of the insane (GPI), the most commonly diagnosed of the neurosyphilitic. A Text-Book of Pathology in Relation to Mental Diseases. By W. Ford Robertson, M. D., Pathologist to the Scottish Asylums; Formerly Pathologist to the Royal Edinburgh Asylum.

Illustrated with sixteen lithographic plates in black and in colors and thirteen engravings. (Edinburgh, William F.

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8 Eighth Annual Report of the Inverness District Asylum, for the year ending May (Highland Archive Centre, Inverness, HHB/3/2/1/3), p. The Asylum Annual Report of includes a detailed description of Dr Boyd’s trips to many other 6 Ibid 7 S Marshall, Mendip Hospital, An Appreciation, (Melrose Press, Ely, ), p 5, quoting from: First Annual Report of the Somerset County Lunatic Asylum for Insane Paupers, from 1st March to.

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III., c. ) was passed for appropriating certain balances arising from forfeited estates in that country to two objects, not apparently allied--the use of the British fisheries and the erecting a lunatic asylum in Edinburgh--ichthyology.Death and the dead-house in Victorian asylums: Necroscopy versus mourning at the Royal Edinburgh Asylum, c.

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