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Employment

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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Created For = NAHSTE

Found in 76 Collections and/or Records:

8.3 Male, Married, 55-64 yrs, Undiagnosed, April 1947

 Item
Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/8
Scope and Contents "This man is quarrelsome, hot-headed and quick-tempered, has a very thick way of speaking. LE confirms - communisitic and unsatisfactory, work record irregular. Dr confirms - not dull, just bad. Made himself unpopular by taking a pro-German line during the war."
Dates: Other: April 1947

20.6 Male, Married, 55-64 yrs, Alcoholism, November 1946

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Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/19
Scope and Contents 'This man is a low type, has nothing to learn. He was a shepherd, married a farmer's daughter, is now the typical beggar on horseback. No children. Dr confirms - useless creature, did not attend to business, uneducated.'
Dates: Other: November 1946

22.4 Male, Single, 15-24 yrs, Psychopathic personality, January 1946

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Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/21
Scope and Contents 'This lad was very backward at school, had a low IQ, did not sit control exam. Worked in a shop for a time but could not count the change; then on a farm. Is now in the navy. [Male informant] says that he had brains but used them the wrong way; a liar and mischievious. Dr says this boy seems OK now.'
Relatives in survey: 22.3, 22.5
Dates: Other: January 1946

24.3 Female, Single, 35-44 yrs, Anxiety neurosis, April 1945

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Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/23
Scope and Contents 'This patient was seen a the Clinic. Diagnosed as an anxiety state. Doctor says she has a neurotic heart. Parents alive and well: Father an old shepherd. Patient worked first on a farm, then as a maid. Present illness began at the beginning of 1943 - palpitations and sleeplessness. Stopped working in March 1943. Is now married.'
Relatives in survey: 24.88, 24.2
Dates: Other: April 1945

24.6 Female, Widowed, 35-44 yrs, Psychopathic personality, Dull and backward, August 1947

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Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/23
Scope and Contents 'Not very bright, immoral, a bad egg. Shrewd. Worked in munitions during the war, "wears fur coats and has a young man" . Dirty, would lie in bed till midday and neglect her family, but could always catch the 2 o'clock bus to go to the pictures. Siblings: None known. husband died of TB. Children: House dirty, overcrowded. Much of the above from gossip. Minister confirms - of low intelligence.'
Relatives in survey: 24.5
Dates: Other: August 1947

25.2 Male, Single, 25-34 yrs, Dull and backward, December 1944

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Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/24
Scope and Contents 'This man is described as "a wee bit soft, not 100%". He works as a labourer. Has always been terribly quiet, nice natured man who plays rounders with children. No wickedness or viciousness in him. He is very keen on sport. Always keeps his jobs well. Changed to dairy work at the beginning of the war, in order to be exempt.'
Relatives in survey: Father 25.1
Dates: Other: December 1944

25.3 Male, Married, 45-54 yrs, Hysteria, Other organic psychoses, Physical illness or invalidism, April 1945

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Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/24
Scope and Contents 'This man suffers from muscular atrophy but Dr says his symptoms are half hysterical. Luminal t.i.d. Was an engineer. Incomer. Very decent people - he got a DCM in the last war. Has a disability pension and NHI - really a last war casualty. Was wounded several times. "A poor looking crater". Family life harmonious.'
Relatives in survey: Wife 25.4
Includes correspondence with Ministry of Pensions.
Dates: Other: April 1945

25.9 Male, Single, 15-24 yrs, Dull and backward, November 1944

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Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/24
Scope and Contents 'This boy had an IQ of 72. He is silly and noisy at dances, drinks a bit. He is at present working as a farm hand. Home conditions not harmonious; very quiet family. He gets blamed for a lot he doesn't do. Mother is a besom with an awful tongue.'
Relatives in survey: Father 25.10
Dates: Other: November 1944

28.2 Female, Single, 55-64 yrs, Other organic psychoses, September 1946

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Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/27
Scope and Contents "This woman is dullish, not defective. Not very good mentally, has peripheral neuritis and progressive muscular atrophy in one arm. Was a mill worker till recently but had to give it up owing to her health."
Relatives in survey: nephew 28.3, son 28.1
Dates: Other: September 1946

4.86 Female, Married, 35-44 yrs, Dull and backward, October 1946

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Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/4
Scope and Contents "This woman is a bit simple, is at present out of work. Worked in forestry, then in a baker's shop but is now out of work due to Bread Rationing. Found work in the mills didn't suit her."
Dates: Other: October 1946