Alexa Adams

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Alexa Adams
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Wonderful snacks ready in 40 minutes. Enjoy this crunchy popcorn mix made with crackers, popcorn and pretzel sticks.

Molasses and ginger are a sweet and spicy spin on popcorn. Make it in just 30 minutes!

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With the evolution of madhouses pre-19th century to County asylums after the turn of the century, recreation and leisure activities such as dancing was considered a vital link to recovery and rehabilitation. Well-dressed patients welcomed the music and dancing pictured here at the Monrose Royal Asylum, Scotland  Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-4697774/Book-reveals-treatment-mentally-ill-19th-century.html#ixzz4zwAMClcB  Follow us: @MailOnline on Twitter | DailyMail on…

Lunatics, Imbeciles and Idiots: A History of Insanity in Nineteenth-Century Britain & Ireland, reveals the heinous conditions in which the mentally ill were kept.

Exterior view of the south elevation of Greatford Hall, where Dr Willis, Physician to George III lived. He treated his patients in a private 'Madhouse' in nearby Shillingthorpe. © Historic England Archive

Exterior view of the south elevation of Greatford Hall, where Dr Willis, Physician to George III lived. He treated his patients in a private 'Madhouse' in nearby Shillingthorpe. © Historic England Archive

The Regency Redingote: Illegitimate Theatre in London, 1770 — 1840 by Jane Moody

The road to refrigeration that brought us to where we are today required major ingenuity and innovation.

Surgery, Instruments, Tools