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Insane and feeble-minded in institutions, 1910

United States. Bureau of the Census

Insane and feeble-minded in institutions, 1910

by United States. Bureau of the Census

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Published by G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Psychiatric hospitals -- United States.,
  • People with mental disabilities -- United States.,
  • People with mental disabilities -- Institutional care -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesAdelaide Nutting historical nursing collection -- AN 0759.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination217 p.
    Number of Pages217
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16550396M

    Mental Health Policy in America: Myths and Realities. Insane and Feeble-Minded in Hospitals and Institutions, Insane and Feeble-Minded in Institutions, The State Institution for Feeble-minded of Western Pennsylvania was established by act of the State Legislature on June 3, , which act authorized the Governor to appoint five commissioners to select a site and build an institution for the accommodation of the feeble-minded children of .

      “While many of the other states of the Union were progressing to a higher social order in the treatment of the insane, the prisoners, the feeble-minded and the poor, Rhode Island, in those dark. Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library.

    Dedicated in at Westville, LaPorte County, the hospital’s civil division began admitting patients from 17 counties in northern Indiana in The maximum security division opened in , replacing the old Hospital for Insane Criminals at the Indiana State Prison. This division served the. William Pryor Letchworth () an advocate for the feeble-minded, epileptic and "the unfortunate classes": Select one: a. helped to establish Craig Colony for Epileptics () b. had a village founded for epileptics named after him: Letchworth Village for the Feeble-minded and Epileptics ().


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Insane and feeble-minded in institutions Paperback – by United States. Bureau of the Census (Creator) See all 22 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Kindle Format: Paperback. Genre/Form: 1910 book publications Statistics: Additional Physical Format: Online version: United States.

Bureau of the Census. Insane and feeble-minded in institutions tutions for the insane and feeble-minded as enumerated in the special census of these classes which was taken in This census was entirely distinct from tlrn genern,l census of population taken in the same year.

It included all 1910 book present in institutions for the insane and feeble-minded on January 1,and all personsFile Size: 6MB. Audio Books & Poetry Community Audio Computers, Technology and Science Music, Arts & Culture News & Public Affairs Non-English Audio Spirituality & Religion.

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This report, prepared in the Division of Revision and Results, under the direction of Dr. Joseph A. Hill, assisted by Mr. Lewis Meriam, reproduces the series of statistical tables appearing as Bulletin (Insane and feeble-minded institutions ) of the Bureau and, in addition, contains a discussion of the statistics, with tables presenting ratios and percentages; also a summarization of the laws relative.

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Full text of "Insane and feeble-minded in institutions, ". Feeble-minded admitted to institutions inby sex, race, nativity, parentage, and marital condition, by div-isions. Table — Feeble-minded in institutions who were discharged, or transferred, or who died inby sex, by divisions Table In this book, Steven Noll traces the history and development of institutions for the 'feeble-minded' in the South between and He examines the influences of gender, race, and class in the institutionalization process and relates policies in the South to those in the North and Midwest, regions that had established similar institutions much s: 5.

The Asylum for Idiots and Feeble-Minded, Orillia, View fullsize. Thelma Wheatley is an author, advocate, and speaker. Her most recent book, And Neither Have I Wings to Fly; Labelled and Locked up in Canada's Oldest Institution is about life at the Huronia Regional Centre in Orillia, Ontario, and the abuse of its residents.

She gives. Insane: America's Criminal Treatment of Mental Illness by Alisa Roth is worth reading to educate yourself in what is going on in the prisons and jails. Ms Roth provides information about the past and present mental health system and imprisoning those with mental health issues. For those stuck in the system, Insane: America's Criminal Treatment Reviews: OCLC Number: Notes: At head of title: Department of Commerce.

Bureau of the Census. Harris, director. "The work of taking this census of the insane and feeble-minded and tabulating the returns was conducted under the supervision of Dr. Joseph A. Hill, expert special agent in the Bureau of the Census, assisted by Mr.

Lewis Meriam."--Page 3. This report, prepared in the Division of revision and results, under the direction of Dr. Joseph A. Hill, assisted by Mr. Lewis Meriam, reproduces the series of statistical tables appearing as Bulletin (Insane and feeble-minded institutions ) of the Bureau and, in addition, contains a discussion of the statistics, with tables presenting ratios and percentages; also a summarization of the laws relative.

This book gives you a brief history of the evolution of state psychiatric institutions ("insane asylums") and their original purpose to provide respite and care for people with mental illnesses.

As I thumbed through the brilliant photos of the former asylums in their current state; however, I was overwhelmed by the sadness and helplessness that /5(). Genre/Form: Statistics: Additional Physical Format: Print version: United States.

Bureau of the Census. Insane and feeble-minded in institutions Insane and feeble-minded in institutions reproduces the series of statistical tables appearing as Bulletin (Insane and feeble-minded institutions ) of the Bureau and, in addition, contains a discussion of the statistics, with tables presenting ratios and percentages; also a summarization of the laws relative to the care of the insane.

As Richard Scheerenberger notes in his book, A History of Mental Retardation, the Association's primary purpose was to discuss "the causes, conditions, and statistics of idiocy, and the management, training, and education of idiots and feebleminded persons; it will also lend its influence to the establishment and fostering of institutions for this purpose.".

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