"Vermont Asylum for the Insane," The Boston Medical and Surgical Journal, Nov 28, 1838, 17-19.

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"Vermont Asylum for the Insane," The Boston Medical and Surgical Journal, Nov 28, 1838, 17-19.

Description

This article summarizes the 1838 Annual Report of the Vermont Asylum for the Insane, which it describes as a “well-conducted institution.” While noting that the Asylum lacks funds to complete necessary building improvements, it praises Dr. Rockwell who “has pursued a course of moral treatment that cannot be otherwise than successful.” The article quotes the superintendent at length.

Publisher

American Periodicals pg. 271

Date

1838

Contributor

Holly Allen

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pdf

Language

English

Type

article

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