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  • Ref. MS 15/28. Miscellaneous Manuscripts
    Dates: 1878-1903
    Description: (1) Working Class Life in Dundee for Twenty Five Years, 1878-1903. Copy typescript of a social study carried out by Dr David Lennox, Lecturer in Forensic Medicine, University of St Andrews, late Recruiting Medical Officer, Dundee. Consists of text and considerable tabular material relating to such topics as: climate and water supply, medical aspects of tobacco and alcohol, occupations, housing conditions, food, clothing etc., provident arrangements, education, unemployment, pauperism, drunkenness and crime, anthropological data including analysis of recruiting returns.