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16.2 Female, Single, 55-64 yrs, Undiagnosed, January 1947

 Item
Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/15

Scope and Contents

"Just peculiar, defeicient." Has private means but is very parsimonious - will sit without a fire to save money. Dresses in an old-fashioned way. Lives alone, has been queer a long time. Fractured the neck of her femur recently but got over it. No relations in [area]. From Nurse. No Public Assistance. [Male informant] thinks there is not much wrong with her - she is Episcopalian. Dr: a bit eccentric and solitary."

Dates

  • Other: January 1947

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Extent

2 Sheets

Repository Details

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