International Leprosy Association -
History of Leprosy

  • International Leprosy Association -
    History of Leprosy


    Edalji (Edulji, Eduljee) Framji Albless Leper Home/House


    Category Leprosarium
    Country India
    Address Trombay, Bombay Presidency
    Current Address Maharashtra


    WJ Moore Esq, Surgeon-General with the Government of Bombay, reported to the Secretary of the Government of Bombay, General Department, on Feburary 18, 1889 that "No rules have been definitely made for this institution, but the affairs of the home are administered by the Bishop of Bombay (Catholic) as patron, and by a committee of which Mr Eustace Nicholson is President. Selections from the Government of India Home Department: Papers Relating to the Treatment of Leprosy in India from 1887-95. Calcutta: Office of the Superintendent of Government Printing, India, 1896.

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