Public Health in Oregon: Discovering Historical Data



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The Eighth Biennial Report of The Board of Trustees and The Superintendent of the Oregon State Insane Asylum to the Twentieth Legislative Assembly 1899, pages 1-63. Includes information regarding officers; Board of Trustees; a letter to the Oregon Legislative Assembly from the Governor and the Secretary of State; Superintendent's Report; a letter to the Oregon State Insane Asylum Board of Trustees, signed by Superintendent D. A. Pain; patient statistics.


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Oregon; Oregon State Insane Asylum; Hospitals, Psychiatric; Mentally Ill Persons


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Data includes 1897-1899 Board of Trustees report; officers; superintendent's report: patient statistics, intemperance, tuberculosis, average population and cost, estimates; patient numbers for: admitted, discharged, age when admitted, number of attacks, duration of insanity, form of disease, counties of origin, nativity, occupation, cause of insanity, cause and date of death, number of attacks, male patients employed in asylum; expense account; reports: steward; patient work, stock and poultry on hand, engineer, manufactured, repairs, supervisor, school, matron, fruit canned, women employed, carpenter, work in factory, tailor shop; 1896-1898 averages.

Eighth Biennial Report of The Board of Trustees and The Superintendent of the Oregon State Insane Asylum, 1899

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