The Surrey County Lunatic Asylum (Springfield) Early Years in the Development of an Institution
Published online by Cambridge University Press: 02 January 2018
In the mid-19th century, the Commissioners in Lunacy continued the direction of the earlier reform movements, but depended upon local magistrates for the execution of their ideas. The early development of a single county asylum is described from its beginnings, as are some of the personalities involved.
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