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Papers relating to Mary Beaumont

1853 - 1855
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Letters, mostly by her, but some by her father, John, and one from George Cochrane, who originally sent her to Retreat. Most letters date from after her return home Patient no. 838, in Retreat 1851 - 1854 (discharged). Age 35 on admission, Quaker, single, tradesman's daughter, from Ufford, near Woodbridge, Suffolk. Delusions and excitement


1853 - 1855

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49 documents

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Open and available at the Borthwick Institute for Archives. This material is being digitised by the Borthwick Institute for Archives as part of a Wellcome Trust funded project. Material that is digitised will be accessed freely online through the Wellcome Library catalogue.

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