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Article

Author
Judge, Astrid
Title
Reflections, memories and sources: growing up at Kew Cottages
In
Health and History
Imprint
2007
Url
http://www.historycooperative.org/journals/hah/9.1/judge.html
Description

The author spent her childhood and youth living in one of the houses built to accommodate staff and their families on the grounds of Kew Cottages, a large residential facility for intellectually disabled individuals, situated in a suburb of Melbourne, Victoria. Her father, Dr. Cliff Judge, was employed at Kew Cottages as a psychiatrist. The author details the daily life of the institution as seen from the perspective of a child. She reflects upon significant

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