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In the Frame for June 2010: Lynda Bamford’s ‘Mother and Father Reading’

08 June 2010

This month's selected artwork has been chosen due to the fact it is rarely on display.

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Hallucinations and electricity in the nineteenth century

02 June 2010

With the rise of electricty in the late nighteenth century, many Bethlem patients reported hallucinations associated with the telephone. 

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Exploring history in the Bethlem Archives

25 May 2010

With over 450 years of material, the Bethlem archives are enormous. A new blog series will showcase some of its history. 

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