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Issue: 031, 28/05/28 p. 489, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Animal Mechanics. (Anthropology), Para 7
Category: Medicine   Sense Organs   Congenital Abnormalities   Disability   
Topic: Deaf and Dumb Families. [Is deafness hereditary?]
Person: WATSON   
Institution: Committee for the Asylum in the Kent Road   

Issue: 086, 17/06/29 p. 382, Section: Varieties
Heading: Child with Two Heads Living, Para 2
Category: Medicine   Congenital Abnormalities   Disability   
Topic: [A description of Ritta Christina, and examples of two-headed people in folklore and medical history]
Person: SAINTE HILAIRE, Geoffroy   RITTA-CHRISTINA   MARTINEZ, M.   BUCHANAN   SIGEBERT   
Source: Le Globe   
Institution: Academie des Sciences   

Issue: 105, 28/10/29 p. 682, Section: Miscellanies
Heading: Two Bodies in One, Para 4
Category: Medicine   Congenital Abnormalities   Disability   
Topic: [St. Hilaire has just notified the Paris Academy of Sciences of the case of a native American with two bodies in one, now on his way from Boston to France. St Hilaire is the same academician who announced the imminent arrival of Ritta Christina in Paris]
Person: SAINTE HILAIRE, Geoffroy   RITTA-CHRISTINA   NILES, Dr.   WARREN, Dr.   
Institution: Academie des Sciences   
, 19/10/1829
Issue: 110, 02/12/29 p. 762
Heading: The Siamese Youths
Category: Medicine   Congenital Abnormalities   Disability   
Topic: [Brief observations from the "private view" of the siamese twins in question. The Athenaeum claims it will not stoop to sensationalising the event and denounces the "ridiculous speculations which some of our contemporaries have indulged in". For instance, it doubts the "talk of one volition actuating both" [the twins]]

Issue: 118, 30/01/30 p. 62, Section: Scientific and Miscellaneous
Heading: The Deaf and Dumb in Zurich, Para 5
Category: Geography   Switzerland   Demography   Medicine   Disability   Congenital Abnormalities   
Topic: [Statistical information on disability in the Canton of Zurich, 1828]

Issue: 124, 13/03/30 p. 155
Heading: Royal College of Physicians
Category: Medicine   Infectious Diseases   Congenital Abnormalities   Disability   Nervous System   
Topic: On the character and effects of the fever at Gibraltar of the autumn of 1828. [Paper by Barry]. Siamese Youths. [Paper by Mayo]. On the table was a wax model of the human brain...[Made by Tuson]
Person: BARRY, Dr.   HALFORD, Sir Henry   GILBERT, Davies   MAYO   TUSON   
Institution: Royal College of Physicians   
Paper[s], March, 1830
Issue: 127, 03/04/30 p. 203
Heading: Royal Society
Category: Medicine   Congenital Abnormalities   Disability   
Topic: The attention of the society was principally engrossed this evening by the presence of the Siamese Twins
Person: BOLTON   
Institution: Royal Society   
Demonstration, 01/04/1830
Issue: 140, 03/07/30 p. 413
Heading: Ritta-Christina, Para 5
Category: Medicine   Disability   Congenital Abnormalities   
Topic: [...] we have seen a beautiful model, or rather cast, of this wonderful lusus naturae, which [...] will be [...] presented to [...] the Museum of St. Thomas`s Hospital. [It would have been exhibited publicly except for the death of the King]
Person: RITTA-CHRISTINA   GEORGE THE FOURTH, King of England   HORACE   
Institution: Royal College of Physicians   Museum of St. Thomas`s Hospital   

Issue: 154, 09/10/30 p. 638
Heading: Organic Defects, Para 13
Category: Medicine   Congenital Abnormalities   Disability   Deafness   Eyesight   
Topic: [Hereditary disposition to certain conditions: deafness, lack of speech, different types of blindness]
Person: RUDOLPHI, Prof.   
Institution: Royal Academy of Sciences, Berlin   
Ed`s Mark: SMITH

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Issue: 109, 25/11/29 p. 742
Category: Medicine   Sense Organs   Disability   Congenital Abnormalities   
Title: An Essay on the Deaf and Dumb, showing the Necessity of Medical Treatment in early Infancy
Author: CURTIS, John Harrison   
Attribution: Surgeon Aurist to the Kind

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