Institutional Care of the Insane in the United States and Canada


HURD, Henry M., William F. DREWRY, Richard DEWEY, Charles W. PILGRIM, G. Alder BLUMER, and T.J.W. BURGESS. The Institutional Care of the Insane in theUnited States and Canada. Edited by Henry M. Hurd. New York : Arno Press, 1973. Pp (8),[iii]-xii,(2),[3]-652,(4), frontispiece + 46 pp plates + folding map. Index. 8vo, green cloth, gilt lettering to front board and spine. Mental Illness and Social Policy : The American Experience. Volume IV. A facsimile reprint of the Johns Hopkins Press edition of 1917. Canadian content(pp 3-333 and 547-600) : ALBERTA : Insane Asylum, Ponoka. BRITISH COLUMBIA : Public Hospital for the Insane, New Westminster; British Columbia Mental Hospital, Essondale Point, Coquitlam. MANITOBA : The Care of the Insane in Manitoba; Selkirk Asylum, Selkirk; Brandon Asylum, Brandon; Home for Incur ables, Portage la Prairie. NEW BRUNSWICK : Provincial Hospital, St. John; Appendix A; Appendix B; Appendix C. NOVA SCOTIA (pp.102-119) : Nova Scotia Hospital, Halifax,[including a quotation from Acadia, or. A Month with the Bluenoses by Frederick S. Cozzens] ; Appendix B. ONTARIO : The Care of the Insane in Ontario; Toronto Asylum and Its Branches; Reception Hospital, Toronto; Kingston Asylum; London Asylum; Hamilton Asylum; Mimico Asylum; Hospital for Insane, Brockville; Cobourg Asylum; Penetanguishene Asylum; Whitby Hospital; Orillia Asylum; Hospital for Epileptics, Woodstock; Homewood Retreat; Simcoe Hall Sanitarium, Barrie; Appendix A. PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND : Falconwood Hospital. SASKATCHEWAN : The Care of the Insane in Saskatchewan. YUKON AND NORTHWEST TERRITORIES : The Care of the Insane in Yukon and Northwest Territories. QUEBEC : The Care of the Insane in Quebec; Beauport Asylum; St. Johns Asylum; Longue Pointe Asylum; St. Julien Asylum; St. Anne's Hospital, St. Paul's Bay; Protestant Hospital for the Insane; St. Benedict Joseph Asylum. NEWFOUNDLAND : The Care of the Insane in Newfoundland (pp.332-333). "Biographies in Canada and Newfoundland" pp 547-600. Very good. 70.00

Title: Institutional Care of the Insane in the United States and Canada

Author Name: HURD, Henry M., William F. DREWRY, Richard DEWEY, Charles W. PILGRIM, BLUMER, G. Alder BURGESS, T.J.W. Mental Illness and Social Policy : The American Experience. Volume IV

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Arno Press, New York, 1973, ISBN:0405052103:

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Keywords: PSYCHIATRIC HOSPITALS MENTAL ILLNESS HEALTH MEDICINE NOVA SCOTIA CANADA MEDICAL HISTORY NEWFOUNDLAND,