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Record Group Number: 000841
Series/Collection Number: .S 1068
Creator: Florida State Hospital.
Title, Dates: Federal census for public mental hospitals reports, 1933, 1942-1962.
Amount: 1.50 cubic ft.
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Organization/Arrangement: Chronological.
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Summary:     The series contains statistical reports prepared by the Florida State Hospital for submission to the federal government for the Census for Public Mental Hospitals for 1933 and 1942 to 1962. Reports for the year 1933 are in three bound volumes:  Deaths, Discharges, and First Admissions.  Each volume contains information on specific patients including name, race, sex, date of admission, length of time in hospital, and diagnosis.  The First Admissions volume also contains information on the education, environment, and economic condition of the patient.  Reports from the years 1942-1962 are in draft form; no final copy is included.  These reports give no patient names, but rather give statistical counts by age at admission and by mental disorders grouped into several categories.
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Subject Access Fields: Psychiatric hospitals Florida
State hospitals Florida
Mortality Statistics Florida
Psychiatric hospital care Statistics Florida
African Americans Medical care. Florida
African Americans Statistics, Vital. Florida
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