Male case book

Scope and Content

The front of the volume contains an alphabetised index arranged by patient surname. Contains reports on the progress of the patient written at intervals during their stay, including details of the patients illness, dating from Oct 1852 to Aug 1857. The back of the volume records the visits of Dr J R Hughes visiting surgeon to the asylum, and includes details of patients treated, dates from Nov 1873 to Dec 1874.