Archivo Historico Provincial de Badajoz [Historical Archive in Badajoz]
The Archivo Histórico Provincial de Badajoz holds all the documentation related to the old hospitals, health care, charity and welfare institutions since the sixteenth century. This is mainly administrative, legal and financial documentation. This includes a series of boxes that were transferred to the Archive together with the Civil Government Holdings. One of the Sections of the Archive includes welfare and health care activities developed by public and private associations. Moreover, the general clinical records of the Hospital de San Sebastián are also kept in the Archivo Histórico Provincial de Badajoz, including all type of patients; infectious and leprosy patients.
Name of the section: Beneficencia; Dates: 16th century and 19th and 20th centuries
Origin of the documents: charity, church and private foundations, hospital and asylum institutions related to several municipalities in the province Badajoz.
General identification Code: 126.96.36.199 Sanidad y Asistencia Social; Section: Beneficencia/Asistencia; Holdings: 16 boxes; Dates: 1554 to 1997 (Most of the documents belong to the nineteenth and twentieth centuries)
Name of the Series: Hospital de San Sebastián
Type of documents:
Historias clínicas [Clinicar records]: 1927 to 1991 (Signatures: GC Cajas: 323 to 327 and 329 to 339)
Some Leprosy records on patients and institutions are included.
Entry made September 4, 2006
|Organization||Archivo Historico Provincial de Badajoz|
|Address||Avda. José María Alcaraz y Alenda, 1 (pasaje),, 06011 - Badajoz, Spain.|
|Telephone||+ 924 255 505 / + 924 255 709|
|Fax||+ 924 255 515|