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

Found in 287 Collections and/or Records:

27.38 Female, Single, 35-44 yrs, Hysteria, August 1945

Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/26
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"This woman lives alone, gets herself talked about - would do anything to get a husband. She looked after her father until he died, when she was past marriageable age. Her father left a silly will, by which everything was left to her niece. She is very bitter about this and has had a breakdown over it. Is emotional and highly strung, thwarted for many years. Dr thinks this woman is hysterical. She made her father's life a hell."

Dates: Other: August 1945

28.34 Female, Widowed, 25-34 yrs, Hysteria, October 1946

Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/27
Scope and Contents

"This woman made a hurricane marriage, her husband was killed in the war. She is now hysterical, a mystery case, always complaining of feeling absolutely done, complains of pain in one leg, intermittant venous claudication? Not working. Lives with parents, father a queer old soul, retired."

Dates: Other: October 1946

33.53 Female, Single, 15-24 yrs, Chorea, July 1947

Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/32
Scope and Contents

"This girl has had chorea. Good home conditions. Inharmonious - parents won't speak to each other. Dr says she has a ferocious temper, forceful. Her mother is just as bad, at the root of the trouble."

Relatives in survey: Mother 33.54

Dates: Other: July 1947

40.57 Female, Married, 25-34 yrs, High grade mental defective, July 1947

Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/38
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"This woman is silly and soft, very indiscreet about her private affairs. Married an old man of over 70, a smallholder, and has three children, generally thought to be his. House filthy. Nurse confirms she is "not right". PAO confirms. Immoral, filthy. No PA."

Dates: Other: July 1947

42.15 Female, Single, 15-24 yrs, Dull and backward, November 1946

Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/39
Scope and Contents

"Simple, has a want. Nurse confirms that she has a queerness. Had an illegitimate child who died - was about to marry the father but refused to do so on the day before the wedding because there was no longer any need. Lives with her sister, very overcrowded."

Relatives in survey: Sister

Dates: Other: November 1946

44.30 Female, 25-34 yrs, Psychopathic personality, July 1945

Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/41
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"This woman is very excitable, is afraid of animals, afraid of the dark, won't go to bed or let her little boy go to bed until her husband comes home. Continually running to her parents. Was frantic during any air raid warning - would not get off the line. Her domestic life with her husband seems unhappy, they are never seen together and exhibit no affection for each other."

Dates: Other: July 1945

16.282 Male, Married, 45-54 yrs, Anxiety neurosis, July 1947

Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/15
Scope and Contents "Farm foreman. Siblings: Six, three of whom are dead. Elder sister - married, no children, excitable at times. Younger brother has always been at home because of lifelong asthma, his son also has asthma. Paternal uncle was a chronic alcoholic. Marriage: Very happy, two sons, elder works with his father, he is a normal, healthy young man. The younger is a low-grade mantal defective, can't feed himself etc. For past two months patient has been troubled with stomach pains after eating, nausea...
Dates: Other: July 1947

23.129 Female, Married, 35-44 yrs, Anxiety neurosis, May 1946

Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/22
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"Diagnosis: Anxiety state. A simple soul where home conditions with an exacting husband with physical ill-health prove rather much for her from time to time and she then gives way to tears for hours on end and to hysterical outbursts. Gets on well with people, but husband does not approve of entertainment as he is very possessive and jealous and moody. She is bright and cheery, never had fits of depression or mood swings."

Dates: Other: May 1946

A bit more Dutch (The Herald), 4 Jul 2003

Identifier: GD61/11/2/7/57
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series:

A collection of newspaper and magazine cuttings covering issues relating to the LGBTQ+ community.

Articles cover local, national and international news, however Scottish publications have the strongest representation with Edinburgh and Glasgow based publications being a specific strength within this sub-series.

Dates: 4 Jul 2003

Accounts of wedding, 1919

Identifier: BAI 3/5
Scope and Contents

Newspaper accounts of the wedding of John and Jewel Baillie.

Dates: 1919