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Record Of Crippled Children Cases

Creator: Miami County. Probate Court

Date: 1932-1944

Level of Description: Series

Material Type: Government record

Call Number: Unavailable

Unit ID: 190827

Retention Schedule ID: KSA 45-221(a)(3)

Space Required/Quantity: 0.30 cubic feet

Title (Main title): Record Of Crippled Children Cases

Scope and Content

Scope and content: A volume containing a record of complaints, hearings, medical examinations documenting the state's administration of crippled children. The records begin with a complaint to the probate court, filed by an individual, requesting that the state properly administer and order decisions regarding childcare because the parents are not able to adequately care for their crippled child. Included are orders for a physician to examine the child with physician's names; medical examination results with diagnosis and recommended treatments; orders for hearings; orders for committing to a hospital; hospital expenses; and statements signed by parents granting permission of treatment. The children were admitted to Bell Memorial Hospital in Rosedale, Wyandotte County. The volume is indexed by surname.

Index Terms

Subjects

    Kansas. Crippled Children's Commission
    Miami County (Kan.)
    Children with disabilities -- Care -- Kansas -- Miami County
    Children with disabilities -- Medical care -- Kansas -- Miami County
    Probate records -- Kansas -- Miami County

Agency Classification:

    Local Government Agencies. Miami County. Courts. Probate Court.