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Infant mortality and milk stations :  special report dealing with the problem of reducing infant mortality : work carried on in ten largest cities of the United States : together with details of a demonstration by public and private agencies in New York City during 1911 to determine the value of milk station work as a practical means of reducing infant mortality   / edited by Philip Van Ingen and Paul Emmons Taylor.
Special report dealing with the problem of reducing infant mortality
Special report of the Committee for the Reduction of Infant Mortality of the New York Milk Committee
New York Milk Committee, Committee for the Reduction of Infant Mortality., creator
Van Ingen, Philip.
Taylor, Paul Emmons.
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Countway Medicine
Place of Origin
[New York]
New York Milk Committee
xi, 176 p., [33] leaves of plates (some folded) : ill., maps, charts ; 26 cm.


New York Milk Committee. ;  New York Milk Committee. , Committee for the Reduction of Infant Mortality. ;  Infants -- Mortality -- New York (State) -- New York ;  Infants -- New York (State) -- New York -- Statistics ;  Milk depots -- New York (State) -- New York

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"Infant mortality statistics presented in this report were prepared by Philip Van Ingen, M.D."

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