Title: $50 Reward. RANAWAY from the subscriber on the 18th May last.

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Date: July 2, 1856

Source: Louisiana State University Libraries, Special Collections

Copyright/Permissions: “$50 Reward. RANAWAY from the subscriber on the 18th May last.” The South-Western (Shreveport, LA), July 2, 1856. Louisiana Runaway Slave Advertisements, 1836-1865. Louisiana Digital Library, Baton Rouge, La.

Location(s): Shreveport, Louisiana, USA

 

 

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Categories: Advertisements Mental Health and Illness Scientific Racism

Title: Laundry – Ironing Room – 1918

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Date: 1918

Source: National Archives at College Park

Copyright/Permissions: Laundry – Ironing Room – 1918; Photographic Prints of Buildings, Grounds, and People, 1870 – 1920; Records of St. Elizabeths Hospital, 1820 – 1987, Record Group 418; National Archives at College Park. Unrestricted.

Location(s): St. Elizabeths Hospital, Washington, D.C., USA

 

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Categories: Gender and Sex Labor and Health Mental Health and Illness

Title: An interior view of The Costley Home New Infirmary Ward, which was opened by the Hon. G. Fowlds, at Epsom, Auckland, on December 9, 1907

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Date: 1907

Source: Sir George Grey Special Collections, Auckland Libraries

Copyright/Permissions: Auckland Libraries Heritage Collections, AWNS-19071219-18-6

References: Coleborne, Catherine. Insanity, Identity and Empire: Immigrants and Institutional Confinement in Australia and New Zealand, 1873-1910. Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2015.

Location(s): Auckland, New Zealand

 

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Categories: Mental Health and Illness Quarantine and Contagion

Title: $150 Reward. $150 reward cut of runaway slave Ranaway from the subscriber, on the night of the 2d instant, a negro man, who calls himself Henry May, … William Burke, Bardstown, Ky., September 3d. Bardstown, 1838.

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Date: 1838

Source: Library of Congress

Copyright/Permissions: $150 Reward. $150 reward cut of runaway slave Ranaway from the subscriber, on the night of the 2d instant, a negro man, who calls himself Henry May, … William Burke, Bardstown, Ky., September 3d. Bardstown, 1838. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 22, Folder 12b.

Location(s): Bardstown, Kentucky, USA

 

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Categories: Advertisements Mental Health and Illness Scientific Racism

Title: Metropolitan Lunatic Asylum, Kew, Victoria (Australia): male patients using wooden poles to exercise with

Artist/Maker: George Edward Shuttleworth

Date:

Source: Wellcome Collection

Copyright/Permissions: Metropolitan Lunatic Asylum, Kew, Victoria (Australia): male patients using wooden poles to exercise with. Photograph. Credit: Wellcome Collection. Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)

Location(s): Kew, Victoria, Australia

 

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Categories: Hospital Care Mental Health and Illness

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