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Issue: 105, 28/10/29 p. 683
Heading: Lunatics in England
Category: Statistics   Insanity   Disability   Medicine   Social Welfare   
Topic: [Halliday`s statistics, sent to Seymour, upon the apparent rise of insanity, including mental handicap, in England and Wales in1829. Figures for Scotland (1821). Comparative statistics on: military and civil subjects, agricultural and non-agricultural counties, and maritime and inland counties. Figures on subjects "in confinement" or "at large" or "taken care of by their friends". Plea for less public apathy]
Person: HALLIDAY, Sir Andrew   SEYMOUR, Lord Robert   
Issue: 125, 20/03/30 p. 171, Section: Paris Academy of Sciences
Heading: Hospital Registers in France
Category: Medicine   France   Public Health   Medical Profession   Statistics   Public Administration   Social Sciences   
Topic: [The "office of management" of the hospitals of Paris has decided to discontinue the "register of the cases and their treatment". Dupuytren regrets this]
Institution: Academie des Sciences   Hospital of Florence   Office of Management of the Hospitals of Paris   

Issue: 127, 03/04/30 p. 206
Heading: English Universities
Category: Social Sciences   Statistics   Education   
Topic: [Numbers of students at Oxford and Cambridge]

Issue: 128, 10/04/30 p. 222
Category: Social Sciences   Demography   Statistics   
Topic: [Population of Sweden, 1826-1829]

Issue: 129, 17/04/30 p. 235, Section: Foreign Correspondence
Heading: St. Petersburg, March 7, 1830, Para 2
Category: Statistics   Trade   Russian Empire   
Topic: Trade, 1829. [Imports and Exports]

Issue: 132, 08/05/30 p. 283, Section: Foreign Correspondence
Heading: Munich, April, 1830, Para 2
Category: Social Sciences   Statistics   Education   Political Economy   Physics   Law   Christian Religion   
Topic: [One hundred and seventy lectures scheduled for the forthcoming summer session. The information given shows what subjects are emphasized ]
Institution: University of Munich   
Signed: "T. T."

Issue: 132, 08/05/30 p. 285
Heading: Paris Chit-Chat, Para 5
Category: Social Sciences   Statistics   
Topic: The sixth monthly meeting of the Societe de Statistique Universelle has just taken place
Person: MOREAU, M. Cesar   
Institution: Societe de Statistique   

Issue: 132, 08/05/30 p. 286, Section: Paris Chit-Chat
Heading: Prussian Population, Para 26
Category: Geography   Demography   Statistics   Germany   Prussia   
Topic: [Statistics on population in Prussia]

Issue: 132, 08/05/30 p. 286, Section: Paris Chit-Chat
Heading: The Netherlands, Para 25
Category: Geography   Demography   Statistics   
Topic: [Statistics on population in the Netherlands, 1829]

Issue: 132, 08/05/30 p. 286, Section: Paris Chit-Chat
Heading: The Russian Empire, Para 27
Category: Geography   Demography   Statistics   Russian Empire   
Topic: [Statistics on the area and population of the Russian empire]
Source: Military Almanac of Russia   

Issue: 134, 22/05/30 p. 318
Heading: The Poor of Berlin, Para 10
Category: Poverty   Social Welfare   Charity   Statistics   
Topic: [Poor people in Berlin are entirely dependent on private charitable relief]

Issue: 135, 29/05/30 p. 334
Heading: Bohemia, Para 14
Category: Social Sciences   Statistics   Geography   Demography   Bohemia   Czechoslovakia   
Topic: [Statistics on population increase in Bohemia, 1772 to date]

Issue: 135, 29/05/30 p. 334
Heading: French Statistic Society, Para 5
Category: Social Sciences   Statistics   Agriculture   
Topic: [The "Societe de Statistique" is mentioned for its usefulness. The Athenaeum believes a British counterpart is bound to follow. The most recent meeting of the French society "communicated extensive researches upon the corn crops in France"]
Person: CHAPTAL, Count   
Institution: Societe de Statistique   

Issue: 135, 29/05/30 p. 334
Heading: Slaves of China, Para 1
Category: Geography   China   Social Sciences   Statistics   Political Science   Slavery   
Topic: [Projected extent of slavery in China, "involuntary" and "voluntary". The Chinese law relating to slaves]

Issue: 135, 29/05/30 p. 334
Heading: Vienna, Para 3
Category: Geography   Austria   Social Sciences   Statistics   Medicine   Public Health   
Topic: [Statistics on population in Vienna, 1801 to 1825]

Issue: 136, 05/06/30 p. 346-347
Heading: University Memoranda. To the Editor of the Athenaeum. Gottingen, 6 May, 1830
Category: Education   Europe   Social Sciences   Statistics   Medicine   Medical Profession   Women   Mathematics   Natural History   Historical Sciences   Philology   Archaeology   
Topic: [Report from the University of Gottingen, comparing university provision in the Netherlands, Prussia, Russia and Germany. Two successful accounts of female doctors are given, Erxleben and Wyttenbach]
Institution: University of Gottingen   University of Halle   University of Marburg   University of Bonn   University of Giessen   University of Munich   University of Leyden   University of Louvain   University of Liege   University of Utrecht   University of Ghent   University of Groningen   University of Dorpat   University of Kiel   
Letter, 06/05/1830 Signed: "K".

Issue: 136, 05/06/30 p. 350
Heading: Post-office Revenue, U.S., Para 20
Category: Statistics   Public Administration   Communication   Post   
Topic: [Statistics on the revenue got from postage and the expense of collection over a widespread empty area]

Issue: 136, 05/06/30 p. 350
Heading: Powers of the French Press, Para 6
Category: Periodicals   Printing   Communication   Statistics   
Topic: [Amount of printed material generated in France between the introduction of printing and 1814]

Issue: 136, 05/06/30 p. 350
Heading: Public Lands, United States, Para 19
Category: Statistics   Social Sciences   Geography   History   North America   
Topic: [Statistics on American land "wrested from the Indians"]

Issue: 138, 19/06/30 p. 382
Category: Libraries   Statistics   
Topic: [Fewer libraries in Germany than in 1780]

Issue: 139, 26/06/30 p. 398
Category: Statistics   Philology   
Topic: [The "Furet de Londres" has calculated the percentage of English words derived from other languages]
Source: Furet de Londres   

Issue: 140, 03/07/30 p. 411
Heading: University of London
Category: Education   Statistics   
Topic: [A school connected with the university will open in Gower Street in November. It will teach Latin, Greek, French, Arithmetic, and Writing, Geography and Drawing if desired]
Institution: University of London   University of London School   

Issue: 140, 03/07/30 p. 414
Heading: Moscow, Para 15
Category: Statistics   Demography   Russian Empire   
Topic: [Births and deaths in Moscow in 1829]

Issue: 141, 10/07/30 p. 430
Heading: Bavaria, Para 20
Category: Geography   Germany   Demography   Statistics   
Topic: [Statistics on population in Bavaria, by province]
Ed`s Mark: SMITH

Issue: 141, 10/07/30 p. 430
Heading: Fish, Para 19
Category: Icthyology   Statistics   Natural History   
Topic: [...] In the whole, the ancients distinguished and named one hundred and fifty kinds of fishes; of which Aristotle discovered forty different kinds...

Issue: 141, 10/07/30 p. 430
Heading: School-system, Bavaria, Para 21
Category: Geography   Germany   Education   Statistics   
Topic: [Bavarian schools about to undergo their third reform in three years]
Institution: Government of Bavaria   
Ed`s Mark: SMITH

Issue: 142, 17/07/30 p. 446
Category: Geography   Demography   Statistics   Germany   Prussia   
Topic: [Rise of population in the Prussian states over fourteen years]

Issue: 142, 17/07/30 p. 446
Category: Geography   Germany   Statistics   Trade   
Topic: [Increased importation of wool from Germany over "the past fourteen years"]

Issue: 142, 17/07/30 p. 446
Heading: Gottingen, Para 15
Category: Geography   Education   Statistics   Germany   
Topic: [Falling student numbers at Gottingen]
Person: BAVARIA, Crown Prince of   CHARLES, Prince of Hohenzollern-Siegmaringen   HENRY, Prince of Hohenlohe-Laugenburg   
Institution: University of Gottingen   
Ed`s Mark: SMITH

Issue: 142, 17/07/30 p. 446
Heading: Russian Statutes at large, Para 16
Category: Russian Empire   Statistics   Law   
Topic: The Russian government have just completed the publication of a complete collection of the laws of the Empire...
Ed`s Mark: RICE

Issue: 144, 31/07/30 p. 476
Heading: Poland
Category: Geography   Poland   Religion   Statistics   
Topic: [Statistical information on religion in Poland]
Person: MOSTOWSKI, Count   
Institution: Diet of Poland, Home Department   
Ed`s Mark: SMITH

Issue: 144, 31/07/30 p. 478
Heading: Trade of Algiers, Para 12
Category: Geography   Statistics   North Africa   Trade   
Topic: [Imports and exports, Algiers, 1826, showing the Algerian national debt]

Issue: 145, 07/08/30 p. 495
Category: Geography   Statistics   Food   Sugar Industry   
Topic: [Statistics showing sugar consumption in France, Germany, United States and England]

Issue: 145, 07/08/30 p. 495
Category: Statistics   Periodicals   Communication   
Topic: [In Russian Poland there is only one journal to five million people. This is compared with other parts of Poland. The Athenaeum infers from this that those in Russian Poland are uninformed and unfree]
Source: Revue Encyclopedique   

Issue: 146, 14/08/30 p. 511
Heading: Paris and London -- Comparative Morals, Para 5
Category: Social Sciences   Statistics   Crime   
Topic: [Statistics on crime in the two cities, relative to population]

Issue: 147, 21/08/30 p. 526
Heading: Population of Ghent, Para 2
Category: Geography   Belgium   Social Sciences   Demography   Statistics   
Topic: [Increase in population of the "Netherlands Manchester" since 1814]
Ed`s Mark: SMITH

Issue: 147, 21/08/30 p. 526
Heading: University of St. Petersburg, Para 1
Category: Geography   Russian Empire   Social Sciences   Statistics   Education   
Topic: [Rise in student numbers since 1826]
Institution: University of St. Petersburg   
Ed`s Mark: SMITH

Issue: 147, 21/08/30 p. 527
Heading: Russian Colonies in America, Para 12
Category: Social Sciences   Statistics   Geography   Demography   Anthropology   Ethnology   
Topic: [Statistics on the racial makeup of the "Russian colonies in America"]

Issue: 149, 04/09/30 p. 557
Heading: Scotch Missionary School in Eastern Russia, Etc. Tiflis, July 15
Category: Geography   Russian Empire   Demography   Education   Libraries   Statistics   Printing   
Topic: [A Scottish school in Tiflis, with forty Armenian pupils, teaches the Christian religion, the Armenian language, arithmetic, writing, Greek, Latin and English. Of the six Tartar schools in the area, five teach the Tartar and Persian languages and Persian history, the other teaches the Mahomedan religion, Arabic, arithmetic, astrology and medicine. (The Athenaeum puts an exclamation mark after "astrology"). There are also two Armenian schools which just teach reading Armenian, there being widespread illiteracy]
Source: St. Petersburg Gazette   
, 15/07/1830 Ed`s Mark: SMITH

Issue: 149, 04/09/30 p. 559
Heading: Prussia, Para 11
Category: Statistics   Social Sciences   Geography   Demography   Germany   
Topic: [Population in Prussia in 1829 by area, compared with equivalent figures for 1820 and 1828]

Issue: 149, 04/09/30 p. 559
Heading: United States, Para 9
Category: Geography   Social Sciences   Statistics   Communication   Post   Roads   Economy   Employment   North America   
Topic: [Table of statistics to show how education has raised the United States on a par with Europe]

Issue: 150, 11/09/30 p. 575
Heading: Madrid, Para 12
Category: Architecture   Town Planning   Museums   Libraries   Social Sciences   Statistics   
Topic: [A "statistical table" of the public buildings in Madrid]
Institution: Cabinet of Natural History, Madrid   Museum of Artillery, Madrid   Botanic Garden, Madrid   

Issue: 151, 18/09/30 p. 590
Heading: The Jesuits, Para 3
Category: Christian Religion   Social Sciences   Statistics   
Topic: [Statistics on Jesuitical institutions in Europe, Africa and America]
Ed`s Mark: SMITH

Issue: 151, 18/09/30 p. 591
Heading: University of Munich, Para 5
Category: Education   Germany   Social Sciences   Statistics   
Topic: It is mentioned, in a letter of the 20th August, that during the winter session 1830-1, one hundred and eighty-seven courses of lectures will be delivered by eighty-seven professors...[Numbers of academic courses in different disciplines]
Institution: University of Munich   
Ed`s Mark: SMITH

Issue: 152, 25/09/30 p. 606
Heading: Netherlands Exhibition of Manufactures, Para 8
Category: Statistics   Inventions   Manufactures   
Topic: [Statistics on exhibitors, broken down by region of origin]

Issue: 152, 25/09/30 p. 606
Heading: Swiss Periodical Press, Para 6
Category: Periodicals   Science   Popularization Of Science   Communication   Statistics   
Topic: [...] four and twenty journals published every week in Switzerland, which devote their columns to scientific or light matter..[How many are Protestant and how many Catholic]

Issue: 152, 25/09/30 p. 606
Heading: University of Halle, Para 3
Category: Education   Germany   Social Sciences   Statistics   Medicine   
Topic: [Statistics on student numbers in each discipline]
Ed`s Mark: SMITH

Issue: 154, 09/10/30 p. 637
Heading: The Netherlands, Para 1
Category: Statistics   Education   Languages   Philology   
Topic: [The languages of the Netherlands by region, religious affiliation. The greatest density of schools, rate of illiteracy]
Ed`s Mark: SMITH

Issue: 155, 16/10/30 p. 649-650
Heading: The University of Breslau in Silesia. [Extract from a Private Letter]
Category: Education   Germany   Statistics   Medicine   Surgery   
Topic: [Student numbers and the large number of courses]
Institution: University of Breslau   Anatomical Museum of the University of Breslau   Zoological Museum, Breslau   
, 01/09/1830 Ed`s Mark: SMITH

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