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The Yellow Fever Epidemic in Philadelphia, 1793

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Title
Observations upon the origin of the malignant bilious, or yellow fever in Philadelphia, and upon the means of preventing it :  addressed to the citizens of Philadelphia   / by Benjamin Rush.
Yellow fever in Philadelphia
Name/Creator
Rush, Benjamin, 1746-1813, creator
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:HMS.COUNT:1115396 
Digital ObjectLocation
Networked Resource


Microforms (Lamont)

Countway Medicine
Place of Origin
Philadelphia
Publisher
Printed by Budd and Bartram, for Thomas Dobson, at the stone house, no 41, South Second Street.
Language
English
Description
28 p. ; 20 cm. (8vo)
Form/Genre
text

print
Subject
Yellow fever -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia ;  Yellow fever -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- 18th century ;  United StatesPennsylvaniaPhiladelphia

Category
Medical Education and Practice

The Yellow Fever Epidemic in Philadelphia, 1793

Yellow Fever

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Note
Signatures: [A]⁴ B-C⁴ D².
Other Title
  Early American imprints. no. 36253
Other Title


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