"Supposed Cause of Insanity," Report of the Vermont Asylum for the Insane, 1890.

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Title

"Supposed Cause of Insanity," Report of the Vermont Asylum for the Insane, 1890.

Subject

psychiatric hospitals
insane asylums
history of madness

Description

Interesting to note is the significant growth in the number of causes of insanity. Especially interesting causes include, "Loss of property," "Menstrual derangement," "Extraction of teeth" and "Business Troubles."

Source

Vermont. 1890. Vermont state officers reports, being reports of State officers, departments and institutions, Supervisors of the Insane. Montpelier: Published by the State.

Publisher

Middlebury College

Date

1980

Contributor

Holly Allen

Format

pdf

Language

English

Type

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