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'Modernisation at The Retreat'

The Friend, 3 July 1964, p 801Describes the account of modernisation at the Retreat given in the 1963 Retreat annual report. This article served to publicise the Retreat among Friends

'Patients Book'

Reports on visits to patients by Commissioners in Lunacy (later Board of Control)

'The Retreat was my Home'

This typescript account comprises: Chapter I: 'Extracts from the Pierce Family History' by Dr Bedford Pierce, Chapter II 'Born and Bred in a Mental Hospital' by Dr Marjorie Garrod (daughter of Dr Pierce), Chapter III 'The ...

'Upstairs work'

These are marked 'George Suggitt', and seem to be notes on some of his duties

'York County Asylum. Materials for statistics of'

Bundle of papers with rough notes and figures, including deaths at the Asylum, with period of residence and ages for period 1815 - 1840; also rough statistics by year with age, residence, sex. There are some comparative figures for The Retreat and...

150th Anniversary Celebrations

The Retreat celebrated its 150th anniversary in 1946 in a variety of high profile events and publications.The main celebration was held at the Retreat on 11 May 1946, with a programme of tree planting, and celebratory speeches which were later rep...

3 pages from Yorkshire Gazette:

Pages consist of the following:from Yorkshire Gazette 6 September 1856, containing a long letter by Kitching on Canon Trevor and Moral Madnessfrom Yorkshire Gazette 11 October 1856 containing a long letter by George Trevor on Moral Insanityfrom Yo...

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