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16.58 Female, Single, 45-54 yrs, Schizophrenia, January 1947

Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/15

Scope and Contents

"Private patient. Nurse: This woman was never fit for work, was queer for a long time, lived alone. Parents dead. She used to take the doctor presents of nettles or a stone or wine. Broke up her front doorstep so that she wouldn't have to wash it. Her sister has been almost hysterical since the death of her husband but is getting better. Condemned house. 1 room."

Relatives in survey: siblings 16.56, 16.106


  • Other: January 1947

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