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Rome State School Daily Camisole, Restraint, and Seclusion Orders

Held by the New York State Archives


Overview of the Records

Repository:

New York State Archives

New York State Education Department

Cultural Education Center

Albany, NY 12230

Summary:
This series indicates daily number of orders given to seclude patients at the Rome State School, later the Rome Developmental Center (note: only male patients are secluded) or to place them in either a camisole (straight-jacket) or restraint sheet. Numbers are given by gender. One sheet is used per month, and statistics are totaled at the base of each column at month's end. The series was created for statistical purposes only; no identifying information for restrained patients is given.
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Quantity:
0.35 cubic feet (2 volumes)
Inclusive Dates:
1956-1972
Series Number:
B2370

Arrangement

Chronological.

Scope and Content Note

This series indicates daily number of orders given to seclude patients at the Rome State School, later the Rome Developmental Center (note: only male patients are secluded) or to place them in either a camisole (straight-jacket) or restraint sheet. Numbers are given by gender. One sheet is used per month, and statistics are totaled at the base of each column at month's end. The series was created for statistical purposes only; no identifying information for restrained patients is given.

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Access Restrictions

There are no restrictions regarding access to or use of the material.

Acquistion Information

B2370-18: This accretion was transferred under RDA 22624.

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Contents

Accretion: B2370-18
Record Rome State Medical Office (Daily Camisole Orders) 1