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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
The sanitary condition of the laboring population of New York with suggestions for its improvement :  a discourse (with additions) delivered on the 30th December, 1844, at the repository of the American Institute   / by John H. Griscom.
Name/Creator
Griscom, John H. (John Hoskins), 1809-1874, creator
American Institute of the City of New York
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FHCL:1124590 
Digital ObjectLocation
Countway Medicine

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Place of Origin
New York
Publisher
Harper & Bros.
Language
English
Description
58 p. ; 22 cm.
Form/Genre
text

print
Subject
Housing -- New York (State) -- New York ;  Working class -- New York (State) -- New York ;  Working class -- Health and hygiene -- New York (State) -- New York ;  Industrial hygiene -- New York (State) -- New York

Category
Public Health, 1800-1899


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