Find thousands of books, manuscripts, visual materials and unpublished archives from our collections, many of them with free online access.
Search for free, downloadable images taken from our library and museum collections, including paintings, illustrations, photos and more.
The Royal Albert Asylum, Lancaster : a training institution for the feeble-minded belonging to Lancashire, Yorkshire, Cheshire, Westmorland, Cumberland, Durham and Northumberland thirty-sixth annual report.
- Royal Albert Asylum (Lancaster, England)
About this work
Also known as
Annual report. 1899
Lancaster ; Manchester : Royal Albert Asylum, 1900.
102 pages, 4 unnumbered leaves of plates : illustrations ; 21 cm
Dated October, 1900
Following the first 2 annual reports (January and December 1866), the Northern Counties' Asylum for Idiots and Imbeciles was called the Royal Albert Asylum
Consists of an illustration of the asylum, a list of legacies, a prospectus (John T. Hibbert, Edward Lawrence, Andrew Fairburn, James Diggens), list of trustees, presidents, officers and central committee members, a report of the general annual meeting at Durham on 30 October 1900, the report of the central committee (John T. Hibbert, chairman), the report of the principal (James Diggens), the report of the medical superintendent (A. R. Douglas), cases of improvement, the auditor's report (W. G. Welch), financial and statistical statements (James Diggens, A. R. Douglas), extracts from speeches, list of clergymen and ministers, presents received, census of idiots and imbeciles, a list of places that inmates came from, a short article about Brunton House, Scotforth, Lancaster - the asylum's home for "special private pupils", illustrated with 2 views, and illustrations of the Ashton wing of the Royal Albert Asylum and the Storey Home for Feeble-Minded Girls.
Where to find it
Location Status AccessClosed storesWLM28.BE5R88 1896-1903 Open Online request Location AccessClosed storesWLM28.BE5R88 1896-1903 Not requestable
NotePlease request top item.