Correspondence between Samuel Tuke and Godfrey Higgins

Scope and Content

These letters of 1813 - 1816, which are about the York Lunatic Asylum controversies, came to the Retreat from Tuke's and Higgins' descendants. See RET 8/1/7 for transcripts and notes on this correspondence

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Much of the Retreat Archive has been digitised with funding from the Wellcome Collection. Copies of digitised records can be viewed online where available by following links provided within the catalogue.

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