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Spanish Influenza in North America, 1918–1919

Syphilis, 1494–1923

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The Yellow Fever Epidemic in Philadelphia, 1793

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Title
An essay on the malignant pestilential fever introduced into the West Indian Islands from Boullam, on the coast of Guinea, as it appeared in 1793 and 1794 / by C. Chisholm, M.D. and surgeon to His Majesty's ordnance in Grenada. To which is annexed, A description of the American yellow fever, which prevailed at Charleston in 1748 / in a letter from Dr. John Lining.
Essay on the malignant pestilential fever
Name/Creator
Chisholm, Colin, 1755-1825, creator
HOLLIS IDDigital ObjectDigital ObjectLocation
Microforms (Lamont)

Countway Medicine

Networked Resource
Place of Origin
Philadelphia
Publisher
Printed for Thomas Dobson, at the stone house, no 41, South Second Street.
Language
English
Description
xvi, 308 p. ; 23 cm. (8vo)
Form/Genre
text

Case Reports.

Early works.

print
Classification
RC210 .C54 1799

WZ 270 C542e 1799

Film 57-75 no. 5

Film 633 reel 25 no. 460
Subject
West Indies -- epidemiology ;  South Carolina -- epidemiology ;  Disease Outbreaks ;  Yellow Fever ;  Epidemics -- West Indies -- Early works to 1800 ;  Yellow fever -- Early works to 1800 ;  United StatesPennsylvaniaPhiladelphia

Category
Medical Geography

Colonialism and International Medicine

Yellow Fever

Tropical Disease

Note
Signatures: [A]⁴ B-2R⁴ 2S².
Other Title
  Early American imprints. no. 35302
Other Title

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Title
Description of the American yellow fever, which prevailed at Charleston, in South Carolina, in the year 1748 / by C. Chisholm, M.D. and surgeon to His Majesty's ordnance in Grenada. To which is annexed, A description of the American yellow fever, which prevailed at Charleston in 1748 / in a letter from Dr. John Lining.
Name/Creator
Lining, John,, 1708-1760


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