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Housing, Rural

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 176 Collections and/or Records:

19.7 Male, Single, 35-44 yrs, Epilepsy, November 1945

 Item
Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/18
Scope and Contents 'This man is "definitely and visibly mental", is 40+ but looks 16, small and undersized. He is illegitimate. He lives with a farmer's widow and does a little work on the farm. Dr says this man is epileptic. His father is half-brother of 19.25.'
Dates: Other: November 1945

2.15 Female, Single, 35-44 yrs, Dull and Backward, July 1945

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Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/2
Scope and Contents "This woman is called "glaikit" by Dr. She is a big strong woman, looks simple. She works as a farm servant. She is illegitimate, her father was a coachman. Housing, 2 roomed lower part of a cottage, damp and tiny, clean. Family relationships inharmonious, much noise and quarrelling. She has not been able to bring her children up properly or to give them the attention they require as she has been out to work all the time."
Relatives in survey: son 2.1
Dates: Other: July 1945

2.18 Female, Single, 25-34 yrs, Dull and backward, May 1945

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Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/2
Scope and Contents "This girl is said to be an MD. She lives with her mother and has an illegitimate child. They are a queer family and keep to themselves. She is able to work on munitions. Two roomed cottage. Dr says this girl seemed definitely defective though she was able to work on munitions. The Registrar thought she looked quite smart."
Dates: Other: May 1945

2.22 Female, Married, 35-44 yrs, Dull and backward, June 1945

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Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/2
Scope and Contents "This woman is described by teacher as a well-meaning soul, simple, defintitely dull; she is a milker and field worker - would rather be outside than looking after her home. She is a very bad manager. Described as the worst family in [area], ill-clad, under fed looking, muddle along in abject poverty. Awful house. Family relationships harmonious."
Relatives in survey: Husband 2.23, children 2.24, 2.26, 2.19
Dates: Other: June 1945

2.34 Male, Single, 14 yrs and under, Dull and backward, Physical illness or invalidism, June 1945

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Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/2
Scope and Contents "This boy is still in the first infant class. He suffers from asthma and dermatitis. Has missed a lot of schooling - 151 attendances out of a possible 358. Teacher does not think he is defective despite his poor performance. Father has worked as a shepherd and a gardener. Housing - biggish farm house, very remote. Probably dirty, [subject] has a dirty head."
Relatives in survey: mother 2.35
Dates: Other: June 1945

2.39 Female, Married, 45-54 yrs, Hysteria, July 1945

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Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/2
Scope and Contents "This woman had conversion hysteria symptoms 2-3 years ago. She now has bladder symptoms and vomiting also lumbago. Very nice body. Housing 3 roomed cottage, spotlessly clean, harmonious."
Dates: Other: July 1945

24.1 Male, Married, 45-54 yrs, Alcoholism, July 1947

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Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/23
Scope and Contents 'Not stable, drinks, fell out of the bus while drunk, later in the same day was knocked down, drunk. Farm tenant but his lease will not be renewed. No siblings known. Married, no children.'
Dates: Other: July 1947

24.4 Male, Single, 45-54 yrs, Undiagnosed, July 1947

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Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/23
Scope and Contents 'Queer character, a farm worker. Nurse had heard that he is a queer character, single, lived on the farm, does not know his age.'
Dates: Other: July 1947

2.46 Male, Married, 45-54 yrs, Dull and backward, April 1945

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Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/2
Scope and Contents "This man is called "no very smart", dull, keeps to himself. He drives a tractor, is a good workman. House: Reconditioned house, two rooms and an attic. House is dirty and smelly but children are fairly clean. Family relationships harmonious. PC considers them poor but decent. They applied for help with clothing to PAO some years ago. Dr says all the children have adenoids and catarrh. Their mother is wellmeaning and harmless but has no foresight. Her brother suffers from nerves but finds beer...
Dates: Other: April 1945

27.9 Female, Single, 55-64 yrs, High grade mental defective, August 1945

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Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/26
Scope and Contents "This woman has had at least three illegitimate children. She does daily domestic or farm work. She and her children are considered a bad lot - some of her children already have their own illegitimates. Housing: 3 rooms for 7 or more (including a lodger). Fairly clean, no quarrelling, no alcoholism."
Relatives in survey: 27.10
Dates: Other: August 1945