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Housing, Rural

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 176 Collections and/or Records:

42.32 Female, Single, 14 yrs and under, Maladjusted child, Enuresis, August 1945

 Item
Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/39
Scope and Contents "Problem child - enuresis, soiling and running away. IQ 93. Father about 45, farm labourer, really a roadman but had to do farm work in order to get a house. Mother, dead. Stepmother worn out and inadequate. Housing: 3 rooms for 3 adults and 8 children, very dirty. Family relationships inharmonious. Patient had formerly lived with a relative but was badly treated. Known to NSSPCC."
Dates: Other: August 1945

43.10 Female, Single, 14 yrs and under, Dull and backward, Other organic psychoses, January 1946

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Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/40
Scope and Contents "This child had a fit just before Christmas - was thought to have meningitis but didn't. Housing very good, clean, not overcrowded. Nurse says she was always a backward child, very slow to learn to speak. Dr confirms that she is subnormal. Her convulsive seizures at Christmas were probably hysterical - she had had too much excitement."
Relatives in survey: Father 43.11
Dates: Other: January 1946

43.16 Female, Married, 15-24 yrs, High grade mental defective, February 1946

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Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/40
Scope and Contents "This woman is "no very smart". Dr confirmed that she is definitely dull. Nurse says she is feckless. She has moved about a lot. Housing: Two rooms and a place between. Outside sanitation. Harmonious. Dr says this woman is definitely soft and thinks the children will be too."
Relatives in survey: mother 29.167, husband 43.17
Dates: Other: February 1946

44.10 Male, Single, 14 yrs and under, Dull and backward, Physical illness or invalidism, July 1945

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Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/41
Scope and Contents "This boy has an IQ of about 72 and is to go to the Special Class in [area]. He was not good enough to sit the control exam. His parents are very worried about him and his father is seeing the Director of Education as he wants to protest against the stigma involved. The boy is very shy and needs a lot of help. Large farm, clean. Decent people."
Relatives in survey: Father 44.8, mother 44.9, siblings 44.11
Dates: Other: July 1945

44.29 Female, Over 65 yrs, Anxiety neurosis, July 1945

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Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/41
Scope and Contents "This woman is "definitely neurotic". Housing: smallholding, 3-4 rooms. Clean, harmonious."
Dates: Other: July 1945

44.31 Male, 14 yrs and under, Stammering, July 1945

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Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/41
Scope and Contents "This boy has a stammer and is a bad speaker - has a cleft palate? Father a shepherd. Mother 45-55. 6 siblings. Housing: 3 rooms, fairly clean. Harmonious at times, at other times not."
Relatives in survey: mother 44.48
Dates: Other: July 1945

44.35 Male, 35-44 yrs, Hysteria, Head injury, July 1945

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Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/41
Scope and Contents "This man had an accident when he fractured his skull. He was entitled to £1 a week compensation but compunded for a lump sum settlement which he frittered away. Now on PA. He is feckless, does no work, though minister thinks he could. Father, estate worker. Mother 66 or 67, feckless woman, " a bit of a madam". Housing: Dirty, 4 rooms for 3, they take in lodgers. [Male informant] this man had once a job as a nightwatchman but was unreliable and was dismissed. Gets a pension (PA) of 14/6."
Dates: Other: July 1945

44.43 Female, Single, 14 yrs and under, Suspected psychiatric illness, July 1945

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Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/41
Scope and Contents "This little girl is "not quite normal, won't play or mix with other children". only child. Father, very big man, labourer, his father hanged himself. Mother blethers a lot, "not quite all there". Two roomed cottage, passably clean. Harmonious."
Relatives in survey: Mother 44.42
Dates: Other: July 1945

45.13 Male, Single, 14 yrs and under, Dull and backward, September 1946

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Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/42
Scope and Contents "This child is terribly dull - largely through the remoteness of his home."
Relatives in survey: siblings 45.11, 45.12
Dates: Other: September 1946

45.17 Male, Single, 45-54 yrs, Hysteria, October 1946

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Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/42
Scope and Contents "This man, a farm worker, complains of terrible pain in the abdomen and dizzy turns, couldn't walk for it (the dizziness) but can ride a motor bike. Was investigated in hospital. Was ill two years ago with pains in the back and arms and made an awful noise about it. Raved that it was the dampness of his home, but the pains cleared up and he has forgotton the dampness. Lives with his old father, a cripple with arthritis, nice old chap, more guts than his son."
Dates: Other: October 1946