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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
Filth-diseases and their prevention / by John Simon.
Filth diseases and their prevention
Name/Creator
Simon, John, Sir, 1816-1904, creator
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:HMS.COUNT:1082888 
Digital ObjectLocation
Countway Medicine

Widener

Networked Resource

Place of Origin
Boston
Publisher
James Campbell
Language
English
Description
96 p. ; 19 cm.
Form/Genre
text

print
Subject
Communicable diseases -- Prevention ;  Public health ;  Sanitation

Category
Concepts of Contagion and Epidemics

Public Health, 1800-1899

Communicable Disease

Note
"Printed under the direction of the State Board of Health of Massachusetts."

Advertisements: p. [1]-[4] (2nd group).


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