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Cassette Tape - Interview, Cunningham Dax, 4 May 1992 Audiovisual Reg. No: HT 9578

Summary:
Cassette tape containing interview with Dr Cunningham Dax, May 4, 1992. Describes conditions in psychiatric institutions in Ballarat, Ararat, Kew and Beechworth. Also describes the use of some objects in the Psychiatric Services Collection. Transcript is on file with curator.
Description:
1 Cassette tape
Description Of Content:
Cassette tape of Dr Dax discussing conditions in psychiatric institutions in Ballarat, Ararat, Kew and Beechworth. He also describes the use of objects from the Psychiatric Services Collection.
Discipline: History

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Tagged with: agricultural workers, amusements, eating dining, fires, mangles, mental health, mental health institutions, pharmacies, psychiatric hospitals, psychiatric patients, vegetable gardens, ward conditions, work, making history - psych services
Themes this item is part of: Psychiatric Services Collection, Medicine in Society Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection
Primary Classification: MEDICINE & HEALTH
Secondary Classification: Mental Health - Administration
Tertiary Classification: interviews
People Depicted: Parti, Ms Edith; Andrews, Mrs; Kennedy, Dr
Format: Audio Tape Recording; Compact Cassette
Place & Date Recorded: National Museum of Victoria, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 04 May 1992
Interviewer: Ms Elizabeth Willis - Museum Victoria Collections, Research & Exhibitions
Interviewer: Ms Karen Twigg
Interviewer: Ms D Williams
Interviewee: Dr Eric Cunningham Dax, Victoria, Australia, 1992
Place Named: Ballarat, Victoria, Australia

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