Hospitals for the insane : report of the Inspector-General of the Insane for the year ended 31st December 1916

Corporate Author: Victoria. Lunacy Dept.
Other Authors: Barker, Walter Herbert, 1854-1924, Catarinich, John Charles, 1882-1974, Gamble, Morris Frederick Horsley, 1866-1931, Godfrey, Clarence George Sheffield, 1867-1948, Hollow, Joseph Thomas, 1878-1942, Jones, William Ernest, 1867-1957, Lethbridge, Robert Wellesley, b. 1857, Lind, William Alexander Teas, 1881-1928, Lynch, Herbert Seaton, b. 1861, Philpott, Albert John William, 1873-1950, Steell, John, b. 1859, Victoria. Chief Secretary's Dept.
Published: Melbourne : Albert J. Mullett, Government Printer, 1917
Parliamentary Paper Number: Parliamentary paper (Victoria. Parliament) ; 1917, no. 34
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Item Description: "Presented to both Houses of Parliament pursuant to Act 6 Geo. V. No. 2687, Section 19"
Report "To the Honorable the Chief Secretary"
"W. Ernest Jones, Inspector-General of the Insane"
Includes resumè‹s of Medical Superintendents' reports to W. Ernest Jones from J. Steell (Hospital for the Insane Yarra Bend), M. Gamble (Hospital for the Insane Kew & Colony for Mental Defectives [i.e. Kew Cottages]), A. J. W. Philpott (Hospital for the Insane Ararat), J. Catarinich (Hospital for the Insane Beechworth), R. W. Lethbridge (Hospital for Insane Sunbury), Walter H. Barker (Hospital for the Insane Ballarat & Receiving House Ballarat), Clarence G. Godfrey (Hospital for the Insane Royal Park, Receiving House Royal Park & Military Mental Hospital Royal Park) and Joseph Hollow (Hospital for the Insane Mont Park)
Includes report on the cost of maintenance for the Dept. from H. Seaton Lynch (chief clerk/accountant) and report from W. A. T. Lind (pathological laboratory Royal Park)
Other people/bodies mentioned: B.E. (patient Ballarat) p. 25, C.McG. (patient Ballarat) p. 25, C.V.F.C. (female patient Sunbury) p. 23, E.A. (male patient Sunbury) p. 23, E.M. (male patient Sunbury) p. 23, G.B.G. (male patient Sunbury) p. 23, H.L. (male patient Sunbury) p. 23, H.McD. (male patient Beechworth) p. 22, J.F. (female patient Sunbury) p. 23, M.H. (female patient Beechworth) p. 22, M. McD. (female patient Sunbury) p. 23, M.N. (patient Ballarat) p. 25, M.R. (male patient Sunbury) p. 23, M.S. (female patient Sunbury) p. 23, S.O. (male patient Ballarat) p. 25, Ararat Council p. 22, Australian Imperial Forces p. 19,20,27 junior medical officer Dr Mabel J. Baillie (transferred from Sunbury to Royal Park) p. 24,27, Ballarat Benevolent Asylum p. 25, Mr Bell (of the Penal [Dept.] transferred to become farm bailiff Beechworth) p. 23, Board of Official Visitors [appointed under the Lunacy Act 1915 Section 74] p. 20, Mr Bradley (Hospital for the Insane Beechworth) p. 23, Cheer Up Brigade p. 34, Coldstream Ladies' Red Cross p. 34, Dr Curtis (Beechworth) p. 23, Defence Dept. p. 18, Mr Dunn (retired as farm bailiff Sunbury) p. 24, Dr J. J. Jamieson (official visitor to the metropolitan hospitals for the insane deceased) p. 39, Mr Langenbacher (sec. Hospital for the Insane Ballarat) p. 25, Dr McCreery (resigned as hon. electro-therapeutist Royal Park) p. 27, Dr Macfarlane (Royal Park) p. 27, D. J. A. McSwan (attendant Ararat) p. 21, Mr Martin (attendant/shoemaker Ballarat) p. 25, Medical Journal of Australia p. 34, Melbourne Deaf and Dumb Asylum p. 25, Melbourne Dental Hospital p. 20, Mental Treatment Act p. 17, H. R. P. Mitchell (attendant Ararat) p. 21, Miss Molloy (matron Children's Cottages Kew) p. 34, Hon. John Murray MLA deceased p. 39, Mr Rae (head attendant Children's Cottages Kew) p. 36, Railway Dept. p. 18, Red Cross Society p. 34, Mr Roper (farm bailiff Beechworth promoted & transferred to Sunbury) p. 23,24, Dr Affleck Scott (hon. opthalmic surgeon Ballarat) p. 25, Dr Silbermann (Kew laboratory) p. 36, South African War p. 38, Mr Till (Red Cross driver) p. 34, University of Melbourne p. 27, Voluntary Boarder Act [i.e. Lunacy Act 1914] p. 4 and T. Prout Webb (master in lunacy deceased) p. 39
Physical Description: 40p. ; 33cm.