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Fergus Falls State Hospital

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Works: 73 works in 78 publications in 2 languages and 117 library holdings
Classifications: rc445.m62,
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Most widely held works by Fergus Falls State Hospital
Annual report by Fergus Falls State Hospital ( Serial )
in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
A short history of the Fergus Falls State Hospital, Fergus Falls, Minnesota by Emery Johnson ( Book )
2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Community mental health news ( Serial )
in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Published records and reports, [ca. 1898]-2006 by Fergus Falls State Hospital ( )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Reports, newsletters, and miscellaneous print and near-print items of or about the Fergus Falls State Hospital. The records cover all aspects of the hospital's programs, activities, and history, including its newsletter, The Weekly Pulse/The Pulse/Between Us (1933-2001), hospital histories (1966-2006), newsclippings and releases (1944-1989), brochures (ca. 1898), and various publications, many written by hospital staff, covering such topics as nursing schools, Native American patients, personnel, student live-in program, procedures and policies, accreditation, chemical dependency treatment, in-patient psychiatric care, and parental involvement. Materials dated after 1984 were created under the hospital's successor, the Fergus Falls Regional Treatment Center.
Staff records, 1891-1998 by Fergus Falls State Hospital ( )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Staff member lists (1891-1893), daily time records (1901-1952), and minutes of the monthly (1941-1947) and weekly (1949-1950, 1962-1965) staff meetings. The early minutes (1941-1950) mainly deal with the parole or diagnoses of individual patients. The latter minutes (1962-1965) detail the medical treatments and policies of the hospital, professional activities of the medical staff, individual case studies from among the patients, and other administrative aspects of the hospital's operation.
Subject files, 1891-1990 by Fergus Falls State Hospital ( )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Files relating to all aspects of the institution's management, including general administration, personnel, patients, and medical service. Topics covered include accreditation; building and construction; 1990 centennial; improvements; nursing school; patient activities, particularly holiday programs and concerts and gymnasium class; and various diseases and treatments, including psychopathic personality, lobotomy, staphylococcus infections, tranquilizers, phenothiazines, tuberculosis, and typhoid fever.
Photographs, 1894-1990 by Fergus Falls State Hospital ( )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Photographs of hospital staff and residents and various aspects of the hospital facility, including aerial views of the campus; exterior shots of various buildings and the grounds; major remodeling of the wards in 1958, 1960, and 1961; and interior shots of the boilers and heating plant, kitchen, patient rooms, dayrooms, dining areas, physical education and physical/occupational therapy facilities, school rooms, recreation areas, library, canteen, vocational training center, and speech and audiology equipment. Also photographs of the first motorized bus, laundry and kitchen staff, a volunteer services banquet (ca. 1958), occupational therapy activities (1953, 1967), and Boy Scout Troop 310 (ca. 1990), and two pen and ink sketches of the campus (1990). Photographs dated after 1984 were created under the hospital's successor, the Fergus Falls Regional Treatment Center.
Fergus Falls State Hospital : Minnesota's mental health facility serving citizens of 26 countries ( Book )
2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
A Response to the Minnesota Department of Public Welfare comprehensive plan for northwestern Minnesota ( Book )
2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Fergus Falls State Hospital plan for July 1, 1979 - June 30, 1981 ( Book )
2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Casebooks, 1890-1904 by Fergus Falls State Hospital ( )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Personal and medical histories of each patient admitted to the hospital. The casebooks include patient's name and case file number, county of residence, date admitted, gender, age, nativity, marital status, occupation, education, religion, medical history and condition (with periodic updates), date discharged, and a photograph of the patient. For some patients there are letters requesting family history information, with replies from the hospital that include clinical charts and legal documents. Each volume is individually indexed.
Statistical records, 1890-1992 by Fergus Falls State Hospital ( )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Records (1890-1967) containing such information as admission date, patient's name and residence, length of time in state, gender, age, marital status, nativity, parents' nativity, occupation, habits, number of attacks, alleged cause, duration before admission, number of admissions, previous hospital residence, form of sanity (numerical code), discharge date, condition on discharge, and remarks. Also a set of 1980-1992 census statistics containing information about admissions, discharges, and deaths in the hospital's chemical dependency, mental illness, and mental retardation programs. Records dated after 1984 were created under the hospital's successor, the Fergus Falls Regional Treatment Center.
Farm records, 1902-1969 by Fergus Falls State Hospital ( )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Records documenting the institution's farm, which began operation in 1891 and closed in 1969. Of particular interest in the records are the details of the livestock and crops raised on the farm and the products, including milk, meat, and vegetables, that it supplied the institution.
Annual inventories, 1894-1905 by Fergus Falls State Hospital ( )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Detailed annual itemized inventories of hospital property and its value, including provisions and groceries, equipment and furniture, clothing, fuel, drugs and medicines, library, educational supplies, livestock, farm produce, carriages and vehicles, dairy, agricultural machinery, building fixtures and material, real estate, and miscellany.
Dietary table records, 1892-1899, 1950 by Fergus Falls State Hospital ( )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Detailed record of daily food menus served to patients and staff.
Commitment papers, 1890-1967 by Fergus Falls State Hospital ( )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Commitment papers for individuals admitted to Fergus Falls State Hospital. They may include warrant of commitment, report of examination, absence agreement, judicial order, voluntary application to state hospital, transcript of judicial proceedings, state hospital proceedings report, and related probate court and state hospital papers, as the individual case required.
Admission and discharge records, 1890-2006 by Fergus Falls State Hospital ( )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Daily (1890-1899), county (1892-1951), and monthly (1909-1950, 1966-1998) admission and discharge records and patient index cards (1890-2006). Information provided may include name, case file number, sex, residence, admission number, admission/discharge/death/transfer/deportation dates, originating county, tubercular status or vaccination, discharge condition, and other personal data. Records dated after 1984 were created by the hospital's successor, the Fergus Falls Regional Treatment Center.
Patient records, 1890-1981 by Fergus Falls State Hospital ( )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Records containing information on patients, many with data on individual patients. They include selected items documenting discharged patients (1890-ca. 1961), census books (1890-1971), cemetery (1890-1968) and burial (1918-1949) records, Detention Hospital census book (1914-1917, 1920-1927), patient clothing record (1893-1913), monthly ward reports/movement of population (1894-1902), patient cash journals (1894-1906), and patient personal property receipt and miscellaneous expense record book, mainly detailing escapee and parolee travel expenses (1902-1904, 1911-1915).
Annual and biennial reports, 1888-2001 by Fergus Falls State Hospital ( )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Biennial reports for multiple institutions, including the Fergus Falls State Hospital (1888-1938, incomplete) and biennial (1890-1892, 1910, 1920-1952, 1956) and annual (1969, 1974-2001) reports for only the Fergus Falls State Hospital (and its successor, the Fergus Falls Regional Treatment Center).
Architectural drawings, 1906-1907, 1922 by Fergus Falls State Hospital ( )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Drawings of the nurses dormitory building (1906), alterations to the west detached building (1907), and topography and record survey (plot plan, 1922).
 
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