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Section I, Series 5. Patients, 1752-1967.

State law 50 P.S. 7111 prohibits the use of all patient mental health records.

The Pennsylvania Hospital closes non-mental health patient records for 100 years. Records older than 100 years are open for researchers to view. All non-patient related material is closed for 75 years from its creation. Certain restrictions might still apply on specific records.

Casualty Books, 1884 - 1942, 1953 - 1957, 1959 - 1960, 1962 - 1963, in 98 volumes. Men separated from women and children through 1898, combined thereafter.

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