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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

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Title
The United States Sanitary Commission :  a sketch of its purposes and its work : compiled from documents and private papers  
Name/Creator
Wormeley, Katharine Prescott.
HOLLIS IDDigital ObjectDigital ObjectLocation
Countway Medicine

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Master Microforms

Houghton

Widener

Microforms (Lamont)

Schlesinger
Place of Origin
Boston
Publisher
Little, Brown and Co.
Language
English
Description
xiii, 299 p. ; 19 cm.
Form/Genre
text

print
Classification
E631.Z5 W92

UH U586u 1863

Film 9402 no.2
Subject
Relief Work ;  Military Hygiene ;  American Civil War ;  Hospitals, Military ;  United States ;  United States Sanitary Commission. ;  United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Hospitals ;  United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- War work ;  Charities -- history ;  United States Sanitary Commission. ;  United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Health aspects ;  United States

Category
Medical Education and Practice

Public Health, 1800-1899

Note
"This book does not originate with the United States Sanitary Commission, nor with any of its officers"--P. [v].

Sometimes attributed to Katharine Prescott Wormeley.

"Published by permission."
Other Title
  History of women ; reel 359, no. 2473
Other Title


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