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22.10 Female, Single, 14 yrs and under, Maladjusted child, January 1946

Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/21

Scope and Contents

'This child is nervous, her hand trembles when she writes, teacher thinks she has had chorea. [Female teacher] considers her a difficult child, very little power of concentration, unhappy, never smiles or plays with the other children. Mother about 45, "a browbeaten object, but honest", "completely weakminded". Works in fields. [Subject] is very poorly clad - is bullied and beaten by her father. Condemned house.'

Relatives in survey: sibling 22.9 father 22.8


  • Other: January 1946

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