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The Boston Smallpox Epidemic, 1721

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Spanish Influenza in North America, 1918–1919

Syphilis, 1494–1923

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Tuberculosis in Europe and North America, 1800–1922

The Yellow Fever Epidemic in Philadelphia, 1793

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Title
Facts and observations relative to the nature and origin of the pestilential fever, which prevailed in this city, in 1793, 1797, and 1798 / by the College of Physicians of Philadelphia.
Name/Creator
Dobson, Thomas, 1751-1823, publisher.
College of Physicians of Philadelphia
HOLLIS IDDigital ObjectDigital ObjectLocation
Networked Resource


Microforms (Lamont)

Houghton

Countway Medicine
Place of Origin
Philadelphia
Publisher
Printed for Thomas Dobson, at the stone house, no. 41, South Second Street
Language
English
Description
52 p. ; 22 cm. (8vo)
Form/Genre
text

print
Classification
RC211.P5 C7

614.541

WZ 270 C696f 1798

Film 59-72 no. 12

Film 633 reel 27 no. 497
Subject
Philadelphia (Pa.) ;  Philadelphia -- epidemiology ;  Yellow Fever -- etiology ;  Yellow fever -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- Early works to 1800 ;  Epidemics -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- Early works to 1800 ;  United StatesPennsylvaniaPhiladelphia

Category
The Yellow Fever Epidemic in Philadelphia, 1793

Yellow Fever

Tropical Disease

Concepts of Contagion and Epidemics

Note
Signatures: [A]⁴ B-F⁴ G².
Other Title
  Early American imprints. no. 34355
Other Title


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