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The Resource Account of the rise and progress of the asylum, proposed to be established, near Philadelphia : for the relief of persons deprived of the use of their reason. With an abridged account of the Retreat, a similar institution near York, in England

Account of the rise and progress of the asylum, proposed to be established, near Philadelphia : for the relief of persons deprived of the use of their reason. With an abridged account of the Retreat, a similar institution near York, in England

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Account of the rise and progress of the asylum, proposed to be established, near Philadelphia : for the relief of persons deprived of the use of their reason. With an abridged account of the Retreat, a similar institution near York, in England
Title
Account of the rise and progress of the asylum, proposed to be established, near Philadelphia
Title remainder
for the relief of persons deprived of the use of their reason. With an abridged account of the Retreat, a similar institution near York, in England
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DNLM
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
NLM call number
  • WZ 270
  • Film 60-38 no. 17
  • Film 633 reel 27 no. 525
NLM item number
C764a 1814
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Contributors to the Asylum for the Relief of Persons Deprived of the Use of their Reason
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1784-1857
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  • Tuke, Samuel
  • Asylum for the Relief of Persons Deprived of the Use of Their Reason
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  • Asylum for the Relief of Persons Deprived of the Use of Their Reason
  • York Retreat
  • Hospitals, Psychiatric
  • Sadoff Library [Collection] (CPP)
  • Sadoff, Robert L., 1936- [Donor] (CPP)
Label
Account of the rise and progress of the asylum, proposed to be established, near Philadelphia : for the relief of persons deprived of the use of their reason. With an abridged account of the Retreat, a similar institution near York, in England
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Directed to be published at the annual meeting, March 1814
  • Includes "Plan of an asylum" (originally distributed in December 1812) constitution of the Contributors to the Asylum (adopted in 1813) list of "Monthly meetings [of the Society of Friends] that have subscribed, " list of personal contributors, and financial report
  • The asylum was established near Frankford (now part of Philadelphia) and opened in 1817
  • "Description of the Retreat ... near York ... abridged from the account ... by Samuel Tuke": p. [19]-76. The complete work was published in York in 1813 and was reprinted in Philadelphia in the same year
Control code
000150108
Dimensions
17 cm.
Extent
76 p.
Note
  • Robert L. Sadoff Library of Forensic Psychiatry and Legal Medicine.
  • Library's copy has label affixed to p. 3 of wrapper: "This re-created account is presented with the compliments of Roche Laboratories, Nutley, New Jersey." The paper appears old, but the publication is probably of a later date.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 150108
  • 156475
  • (OCoLC)ocm14828433
  • (OCoLC)14828433
Label
Account of the rise and progress of the asylum, proposed to be established, near Philadelphia : for the relief of persons deprived of the use of their reason. With an abridged account of the Retreat, a similar institution near York, in England
Publication
Note
  • Directed to be published at the annual meeting, March 1814
  • Includes "Plan of an asylum" (originally distributed in December 1812) constitution of the Contributors to the Asylum (adopted in 1813) list of "Monthly meetings [of the Society of Friends] that have subscribed, " list of personal contributors, and financial report
  • The asylum was established near Frankford (now part of Philadelphia) and opened in 1817
  • "Description of the Retreat ... near York ... abridged from the account ... by Samuel Tuke": p. [19]-76. The complete work was published in York in 1813 and was reprinted in Philadelphia in the same year
Control code
000150108
Dimensions
17 cm.
Extent
76 p.
Note
  • Robert L. Sadoff Library of Forensic Psychiatry and Legal Medicine.
  • Library's copy has label affixed to p. 3 of wrapper: "This re-created account is presented with the compliments of Roche Laboratories, Nutley, New Jersey." The paper appears old, but the publication is probably of a later date.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 150108
  • 156475
  • (OCoLC)ocm14828433
  • (OCoLC)14828433

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