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The Resource Damnation Island : Poor, Sick, Mad, and Criminal in 19th-Century New York

Damnation Island : Poor, Sick, Mad, and Criminal in 19th-Century New York

Label
Damnation Island : Poor, Sick, Mad, and Criminal in 19th-Century New York
Title
Damnation Island
Title remainder
Poor, Sick, Mad, and Criminal in 19th-Century New York
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
--Damnation Island, Stacy Horn shows us how far we've come in caring for the least fortunate among us--and reminds us how much work still remains
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Horn, Stacy
Dewey number
362.2/1/097471
Index
no index present
LC call number
RC445.N68
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
NLM call number
WM 27 AN6
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • French, William Glenney
  • Psychiatric hospitals
  • Mental illness
  • HISTORY / United States / 19th Century
  • Hospitals, Psychiatric
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / Public Policy / Social Security
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / Public Policy / Social Services & Welfare
  • Mental illness
  • Psychiatric hospitals
  • Roosevelt Island (New York, N.Y.)
  • New York (State)
  • New York (State)
Label
Damnation Island : Poor, Sick, Mad, and Criminal in 19th-Century New York
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Also by Stacy Horn; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Prologue; Part I; Reverend William Glenney French; Sister Mary Stanislaus; Sister Mary Stanislaus is Admitted into the Asylum; The Trial of Sister Mary; Suicide, Murder, and Accidental Deaths on the Rise in the Lunatic Asylum; Lunacy Investigation; Nellie Bly; Part II; New York and the Unworthy Poor; Rev. William R. Stocking; A Workhouse Exposé and Lawrence Dunphy; Part III; The Almshouse Complex; Part IV; Penitentiary Hospital aka Island Hospital aka Charity Hospital aka City Hospital; Part V; Adelaide Irving
  • William H. RamscarReverend Edward Cowley; Part VI; The End of a Dangerous Conglomerate; Epilogue; Acknowledgments; Appendix; Source Notes; Photograph and Map Credits
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (305 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781616208288
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
68DF8A3D-D7EC-455C-8F3C-26DE3C37CE7A
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1032709272
  • on1032709272
  • 2975501
Label
Damnation Island : Poor, Sick, Mad, and Criminal in 19th-Century New York
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Also by Stacy Horn; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Prologue; Part I; Reverend William Glenney French; Sister Mary Stanislaus; Sister Mary Stanislaus is Admitted into the Asylum; The Trial of Sister Mary; Suicide, Murder, and Accidental Deaths on the Rise in the Lunatic Asylum; Lunacy Investigation; Nellie Bly; Part II; New York and the Unworthy Poor; Rev. William R. Stocking; A Workhouse Exposé and Lawrence Dunphy; Part III; The Almshouse Complex; Part IV; Penitentiary Hospital aka Island Hospital aka Charity Hospital aka City Hospital; Part V; Adelaide Irving
  • William H. RamscarReverend Edward Cowley; Part VI; The End of a Dangerous Conglomerate; Epilogue; Acknowledgments; Appendix; Source Notes; Photograph and Map Credits
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (305 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781616208288
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
68DF8A3D-D7EC-455C-8F3C-26DE3C37CE7A
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1032709272
  • on1032709272
  • 2975501

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