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Housing

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

Found in 246 Collections and/or Records:

24.84 Female, Single, 15-24 yrs, Dull and backward, Chorea, July 1947

 Item
Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/23
Scope and Contents 'IQ 72. Now working, not too bad but not just normal. Was threatened with TB bowel, was frequently in the Infirmary. Chorea. Parents living, mother 40+, reasonably smart. Decent home. Spotlessly clean, not overcrowded. Nurse thinks the mother fussed these children too much. Minister confirms - nice family.'
Relatives in survey: Siblings 24.86 Mother 24.85
Dates: Other: July 1947

25.11 Male, Single, 14 yrs and under, Dull and backward, Head injury, May 1945

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Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/24
Scope and Contents "This boy is backward, can't read, has a very dull voice. Considered lazy. He had a head injury five years ago. [Teacher] says this boy has a mental age of 8; he is lazy and feels no shame at beign in a class with little boys of 6. He is very poor at reading, hopeless at composition and his arithmetic is backward. Parents too soft - make the most of his head injury. Nice house, living conditions very good."
Dates: Other: May 1945

25.13 Male, Single, 14 yrs and under, Maladjusted child, May 1945

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Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/24
Scope and Contents "This child is solitary and keeps to himself. His uncle is a pigman and gravedigger, is shy and backward. Mother in her late 20's keeps a very clean house. [Female teacher] says this child was very slow in beginning to speak, but is improving. He won't read or count but she thinks he understands."
Relatives in survey: Uncle 25.34
Dates: Other: May 1945

25.16 Male, Single, 14 yrs and under, Low grade mental defective, Physical illness or invalidism, November 1944

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Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/24
Scope and Contents 'This child is illegitimate and though his parents have now married he is not yet legitimatised. He is considered very backward at school. He had infantile eczema. Father killed in Germany. He lives with his mother and grandmother in a 3 roomed reconditioned house.'
Relatives in survey: Mother 25.12, great uncle 25.1, uncle 25.15.
Dates: Other: November 1944

25.40 Female, Single, 15-24 yrs, Psychopathic personality, September 1945

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Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/24
Scope and Contents "Sergeant says she is a very bad girl. Was in service but spent many nights sleeping in the town with soldiers. Is now at home looking after an illegitimate child. Says this family used to live 14 in 3 rooms, just like rabbits."
Relatives in survey: Mother 25.23, siblings 25.39, 25.41, 25.42
Dates: Other: September 1945

25.51 Male, Married, 35-44 yrs, Psychopathic personality, August 1947

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Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/24
Scope and Contents "PS says he has a softness, is weak mentally. Farm servant. Condemned house - dirty. Very bare, they live a hand to mouth existence."
Relatives in survey: Wife 25.52
Dates: Other: August 1947

26.85, Female, Married, 35-44 yrs, High grade mental defective, Psychopathic personality, December 1946

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Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/25
Scope and Contents "No foresight, only so-so, children are ill-fed and under nourished looking, badly clad, but she goes about in a fur coat. [Male informant] confirms that she is immoral, smokes ++, uses bad language. Husband, decent, has no control over her. They were evicted because they did not pay the rent."
Relatives in survey: Children 26.83, 26.82, 26.87, 26.81, 26.86, 26.84
Dates: Other: December 1946

27.17 Female, Married, 35-44 yrs, Low grade mental defective, July 1945

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Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/26
Scope and Contents "This woman is described as thoughtless and silly, of low mentality. [Male informant] says she and her husband are both backward. She is pregnant. Husband a dairyman, earns £6 a week, scabies. Housing: Sergeant says it is a fearsome sight. Rooms - children usually clean but very untidy. Many rows. PC says this woman is a problem - very low type. She is also unfaithful to her husband. [Gynaecologist] wanted to sterilise this woman but husband would not agree."Relatives in survey: Children...
Dates: Other: July 1945

27.26 Female, Single, 15-24 yrs, Low grade mental defective, July 1945

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Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/26
Scope and Contents "This girl is on the MOH's list of certified defectives. [Male informant] confirms that she looks queer and has never been able to go to school. So far as he knows she can feed herself. Father is a railway worker. Mother, aged 36-40, is a very fine woman, writes a good letter. Housing: 3 roomed cottage, clean, no sanitation, very poor housing. Family relationships though to be harmonious. PC confirms - he thinks it is the result of an illness in infancy. Confirmed by [male informant] that she...
Dates: Other: July 1945

27.27 Male, Married, 55-64 yrs, Psychopathic personality, Alcoholism, August 1945

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Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/26
Scope and Contents "This man has just finished a sentence for theft. Used to drink a lot but has not been drunk since released. He is not doing anything at present. Mother alive, very old, dear old woman, clean. Housing: dirty, one room and attic (mother has the other half which is clean). Inharmonious."
Dates: Other: August 1945