Casebooks   (1048)
1853 - 1916  range held: 1853 - 1916


GENERAL


Casebooks recording information about patients at Auckland Mental Hospital/Oakley Hospital.



The casebooks recorded the condition of patients on admission, doctors' examinations, medications and progress of their illness.  From 1900 a photograph was supplied for many of the patients.



Names of patients in the casebooks have been indexed - the index can be viewed in the Auckland Office reading room.


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Dates of Holdings : 1853 - 1916
Location of Holdings : Archives New Zealand, Auckland Regional Office
Access : Open  see more …


Mandates

CREATED BY
  • Lunatics Act 1868
  • Lunatics Act 1882
  • Mental Defectives Act 1911
ABOLISHED BY
  • Order-in-council of 6 February 1912 New Zealand Gazette 1912, vol 1, p 891
Archives NZ description type : Series (see more about description types)
Version Number: 4
Date Approved: 29/05/2020