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How to find health and mental health patient files, admission registers and other hospital and asylum archives.
Mental health patient files, admission registers and other hospital and asylum archives
Guidance on how to search for Seacliff Mental Hospital records
A guide to health records in our Christchurch archive
A guide to family history records held in our Dunedin archive