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- Subject: Mental illness X
- Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library 6
- Medical Historical Library, Cushing/Whitney Medical Library 5
- Manuscripts and Archives 4
- Mental illness 12
- Physicians 3
- Psychiatric hospitals 3
- Quacks and quackery 3
- Authors 2
- Child care 2
- Correspondence 2
- Diaries -- United States 2
- Electricity 2
- Families 2
- Intellectual disability 2
- Marriage 2
- Medical publishing 2
- Medicine -- Societies, etc. 2
- Account books -- United States 1
- Advertisements -- American 1
- Advertisements -- British 1
- Advertising -- Health products -- United States 1
- African American authors 1
- African Americans -- Religion 1 ∧ less
- French 1
- German 1
- Blumer, George, 1872-1962 2
- Holmes, Oliver Wendell, 1809-1894 2
- Hurd, Henry M. (Henry Mills), 1843-1927 2
- Osler, William, Sir, 1849-1919 2
- Wallace, Alfred Russel, 1823-1913 2
- Académie des sciences (France) 1
- Ackland, A. A. 1
- Acland, Henry W. (Henry Wentworth), 1815-1900 1
- Addams, Charles, 1912-1988 1
- Aiken, Arthur 1
- Alexander, F. Matthias (Frederick Matthias), 1869-1955 1
- Alison, William Pulteney, 1790-1859 1
- Alsop, Charles Richard 1
- American Medico-Psychological Association 1
- American National Red Cross. Nursing Service 1
- American Psychiatric Association 1
- Andrews, Charles McLean, 1863-1943 1
- Aschoff, L. (Ludwig), 1866-1942 1
- Astruc, Jean, 1684-1766 1
- Babinski, J. (Joseph), 1857-1932 1 ∧ less
- Storage location
- Stored offsite 7
- Stored onsite 6
- Stored onsite and offsite 2
The papers contain correspondence, diaries, military papers, and other material documenting the military career of Albert Barnitz and Barnitz family life. The papers concern such subjects as cavalry operations, military life, relations between parents and children, and child rearing practices.
Correspondence, writings, biographical material and other papers of George M. Beard, physician and specialist in the treatment of mental and nervous disorders. Included are materials relating to his work on the medical uses of electricity and his pioneering work in the definition of criminal insanity, as well as papers relating to his interest in spiritualism. Also included are a number of letters received by his daughter, Grace Alden Beard, related to a biographical study of her father.
These letters to George Alder Blumer are mainly about the American Medico-Psychological Association and the American Journal of Insanity, edited by Blumer. Several of the writers were, like Blumer, administrators of psychiatric hospitals in the United States and abroad.
The collection contains real photo postcards, commercial postcards, photographs, pamphlets and ephemera related to people with disabilities, mostly from the United States, collected by Professor Robert Bogdan, a pioneer in the teaching of disability studies.
The records consist of reports, meeting minutes, organizational files, and printed material documenting the founding and work of the Connecticut Society for Mental Hygiene.
The papers consist of correspondence, legal documents, hospital records, and publicity materials. They document Kenneth Donaldson's years as a patient at the Florida State Hospital, his efforts to obtain his release from the hospital, and the media coverage of him after his release and of his victory in the Supreme Court. Correspondence includes Donaldson's communication with friends, legal advisors, and medical staff.
Miscellaneous Letters Collection is a collection of hundreds of individual letters or small groups of letters, mostly by physicians and scientists, either donated to the Historical Library or purchased.
The papers document the literary and personal lives of Morgan and Theis, and contain correspondence, subject files, and professional papers related to the 20th century British literary world. There is correspondence regarding Evelyn Scott, and correspondence as well as poems by Nancy Cunard.
Sheet music on medical themes including songs and piano compositions about medical providers, ailments, remedies, health for children, and advertisements for medical products. Much of the music was performed in music halls or as part of musicals, or later, performed on radio, television, and on records.
The George W. Wilbur Family Papers consist of correspondence, case files, financial papers, notebooks, documents, writings, diaries, maps, photographs, and printed material which document the life of George W. Wilbur and his family.