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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
A description of the malignant, infectious fever prevailing at present in Philadelphia :  with an account of the means to prevent infection, and the remedies and method of treatment, which have been found most successful   / by William Currie, Fellow of the College of Physicians of Philadelphia.
Name/Creator
Currie, William, 1754-1828, creator
Dobson, Thomas, 1751-1823, printer.
HOLLIS IDDigital ObjectDigital ObjectLocation
Microforms (Lamont)

Houghton

Countway Medicine

Networked Resource

Place of Origin
Philadelphia
Publisher
Printed by T. Dobson, no. 41, South Second-Street
Language
English
Description
36 p. ; 22 cm. (8vo)
Form/Genre
text

Case Reports.

Press figures (Printing)

print
Classification
WZ 270 C976d 1793

Film 59-32 no. 1

Film 633 reel 33 no. 597
Subject
Philadelphia -- epidemiology ;  Disease Outbreaks ;  Yellow Fever ;  Yellow fever -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- 18th century ;  United StatesPennsylvaniaPhiladelphia

Category
Medical Education and Practice

The Yellow Fever Epidemic in Philadelphia, 1793

Yellow Fever

Tropical Disease

Concepts of Contagion and Epidemics

Note
Signatures: [A]⁴ B-D⁴ E².
Other Title
  Early American imprints. no. 25366
Other Title


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