Hospitals for the insane : report of the Inspector of Lunatic Asylums for the year ended 31st December, 1890

Corporate Author: Victoria. Hospitals for the Insane Branch
Other Authors: Deshon, Frederick Peter, 1846-1896, Dick, T. T. 1840-1919, McCreery, James Vernon, 1843-1937, O'Brien, John Aloysius, 1853?-1924, Smith, William Beattie, 1853-1921, Watkins, William Longworth, 1844-1924
Published: Melbourne : Robt. S. Brain, Government Printer, 1891
Parliamentary Paper Number: Parliamentary paper (Victoria. Parliament) ; 1891, no. 164
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Item Description: "Presented to both Houses of Parliament pursuant to Act 54 Vict. No. 1113, Section 79"
"T. T. Dick, Inspector of Lunatic Asylums"
Appendices A - F comprise statistical tables and reports from the medical superintendents of: Yarra Bend Lunatic Asylum (W. L. Watkins), Kew Lunatic Asylum & Kew Idiot Asylum (James V. McCreery), Ararat Lunatic Asylum (W. Beattie Smith), Beechworth Lunatic Asylum (Fred. Deshon) and Sunbury Lunatic Asylum (J. A. O'Brien)
Appendix G: Beaconsfield Inebriate Asylum statistics and report
Appendix H: Retreat for Inebriates Northcote statistics
Appendix I: Geelong Infirmary and Benevolent Asylum statistics
Appendix K: Castlemaine Hospital statistics
Appendix L: Bendigo District Hospital statistics
Other people/bodies mentioned: Ah T. (patient Yarra Bend) p. 35, A.L. (male patient Yarra Bend p. 35, A.S. (male patient Beechworth) p. 76, A.S. (male patient Kew Lunatic Asylum) p. 48, C.B. (male patient Yarra Bend) p. 35, C.J. (male patient Beechworth) p. 76, E.A. (patient Beechworth) p. 76, G.G. (male patient Beechworth died 1890) p. 76, H (patient Yarra Bend) p.35, K (female patient Yarra Bend) p. 35, L.P.G. (male patient Beechworth) p. 76, L.S. (male patient Kew Lunatic Asylum) p. 48, M.F. (female patient Yarra Bend) p. 35, McN (male patient Yarra Bend) p. 35, R.A. female patient (Yarra Bend), R.M. (patient Yarra Bend) p. 35, W.C. (male patient Yarra Bend died 1890) p. 35, W.M,. (male patient Kew Lunatic Asylum) p. 48, W.T. (male patient Yarra Bend) p. 35, Beaconsfield Inebriate Asylum p. 22-23,86-88, Dr Blair (deceased former owner of country house used as female Beaconsfield Inebriate Asylum) p. 87, Mr J. Bowles (appointed as nurse Yarra Bend) p. 36, Mr Butler (inspecting engineer Central Board of Health) p. 64, Charles Byford (resigned as sec. Yarra Bend) p. 36, W. D. Carnegie (dispenser Yarra Bend tranferred to Penal Dept.) p. 36, J. Cody (transferred from Penal dept. to Yarra Bend) p. 36, George Craike (leased his former lodging house for use as male Beaconfield Inebriate Asylum) p. 86, Dr Elmes (of Berwick visiting medical supt. Beaconsfield Inebriate assylums) p. 87, Dr Featherston [i.e. Fetherston] (appointed to official board of visitors) p. 37, Dr Gresswell (Central Board of Health) p. 65, Hastie Bequest p. 36, Dr Hodgson (Sunbury) p. 85, Dr Koch (bacteriological researcher) p. 48, D. J. Lane (transferred from Ararat to become sec. Yarra Bend) p. 36,65, Dr G. B. D. McDonald (jr. medical officer Yarra Bend) p. 36, Dr McCarthy p. 23, Medical Psychological Society of Great Britain p. 36, Mr Moubray (deceased head attendant Ararat) p. 65,66, Northcote Inebriate Retreat p. 23, Official Visitors p. 22, 37,76, Public Service Board p. 36, Dr Samson (acting medical attendant Ararat) p. 65, Thomas Smith (sr clerk Yarra Bend transferred to Ararat) p. 36,65, Supt. Stein (Metropolitan Fire Brigade) p. 17,22,37,64,85, Tender Board p. 48, Mr Walsh (promoted to head attendant Ararat) p. 66 and Charles Williams (resident sec. Beaconsfield Inebriate Asylums) p. 87
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