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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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