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Title
Letter from the secretary of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, by direction of the governor, relative to the late malignant fever ; and report of the Board of Managers, of the Marine and City Hospitals, in reply
Letter from the secretary of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
Name/Creator
Pennsylvania, Secretary of the Commonwealth., creator
Dallas, Alexander James, 1759-1817
Bradford, Thomas, 1745-1838, printer.
Bradford, Samuel F. (Samuel Fisher), 1776-1837, printer.
Philadelphia (Pa.), Board of Managers of the Marine and City Hospitals.
Pennsylvania, Governor (1790-1799 : Mifflin)
HOLLIS IDDigital ObjectDigital ObjectLocation
Networked Resource

Microforms (Lamont)

Countway Medicine

Houghton
Place of Origin
Philadelphia
Publisher
Printed by Thomas and Samuel F. Bradford, no. 8, South Front Street
Language
English
Description
16 p. ; 24 cm. (8vo)
Form/Genre
text

letter

Early works.

History.

print
Classification
E173 .T46 v.49

WZ 270 P416L 1798

Film 58-21 no. 13

Film 633 reel 72 no. 1489
Subject
Philadelphia ;  Disease Outbreaks ;  Yellow Fever ;  Pennsylvania ;  Epidemics -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia ;  Yellow fever -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia ;  Yellow fever -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- 18th century ;  Yellow fever -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History ;  Yellow fever -- Early works to 1800 ;  Epidemics -- Pennsylvania -- History -- Early works to 1800 ;  United StatesPennsylvaniaPhiladelphia

Category
Medical Education and Practice

Tropical Disease

Yellow Fever

Public Health, 1700-1799

Note
Letter from the secretary signed by A.J. Dallas (p. 4).

Signatures: [A]⁴ B⁴.
Other Title
  Early American imprints. no. 34332
Other Title


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