This Collection: | Timeline | Search/Browse | Contributors | Permissions | Help | HOME

Cholera Epidemics in the 19th Century

The Great Plague of London, 1665

The Boston Smallpox Epidemic, 1721

“Pestilence” and the Printed Books of the Late 15th Century

Spanish Influenza in North America, 1918–1919

Syphilis, 1494–1923

Tropical Diseases and the Construction of the Panama Canal, 1904–1914

Tuberculosis in Europe and North America, 1800–1922

The Yellow Fever Epidemic in Philadelphia, 1793

General Materials

Notable People

Related Links


Sanitation in Panama / by William Crawford Gorgas.
Gorgas, William Crawford, 1854-1920, creator
HOLLIS IDDigital ObjectDigital ObjectLocation

Networked Resource

McKay Applied Sci

Countway Medicine

Place of Origin
New York
D. Appleton
297 p., [14] leaves of plates : ill., map ; 20 cm.

RA454.P2 G6

WA 546 DP3 G6s 1915

Film 11746 no. 1
Sanitation ;  Yellow fever -- Panama ;  Sanitation -- Panama ;  Sanitation -- Cuba -- Havana ;  Yellow fever -- Cuba -- Havana ;  Panama

Public Health, 1900-

Communicable Disease

Maps in Books

Images in Books

Yellow Fever

William Gorgas, 1854-1920

Tropical Diseases and the Construction of the Panama Canal, 1904-1914

Tropical Disease

Yellow fever and the discoveries of its transmission -- The experiments of the Reed board -- The discoveries of the Reed board -- The sanitary board of Havana -- The results accomplished in Havana -- Correspondence with Dr. Reed -- History of yellow fever -- Appointed chief sanitary officer for the Isthmus -- Preliminary organization and work at Panama -- Yellow-fever work at the Isthmus -- Nombre de Dios -- The work of the sanitary inspectors -- The wri at the hospitals -- Malaria work and the hospital system -- Medical and surgical service of Ancon hospital -- The sanitarium at Taboga -- The leper colony -- Quarantine system -- Measures against bubonic plague -- The work of the sanitary department of Panama.
Other Title
  Sanitation in Panama
Other Title

OCP Home | Selection of Web–Accessible Collections | HOLLIS | Harvard Libraries | Harvard Home | Contact | ©2018 The President and Fellows of Harvard College