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Spanish Influenza in North America, 1918–1919

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Title
Flies and diarrheal disease / Bureau of Public Health and Hygiene of the Department of Social Welfare.
Name/Creator
Armstrong, Donald B. (Donald Budd), b. 1886, creator
New York Association for Improving the Condition of the Poor, Bureau of Public Health and Hygiene.
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:HMS.COUNT:1129736 
Location
Networked Resource


Countway Medicine
Place of Origin
New York City
Publisher
New York Association for Improving the Condition of the Poor
Language
English
Description
29 p., [3] leaves of plates : ill. ; 22 cm.
Form/Genre
text

statistics

print
Subject
Diarrhea, Infantile -- New York (State) -- New York ;  Flies as carriers of disease -- New York (State) -- New York ;  Diarrhea, Infantile -- New York (State) -- New York -- Statistics ;  Diarrhea -- New York (State) -- New York -- Prevention

Category
Concepts of Contagion and Epidemics

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Public Health, 1900-

Note
Results of a study done in the summer of 1913 to determine the role of the house fly in the transmission of diarrehal disease among infants.

"By Donald B. Armstrong, M.D., Superintendent, Bureau of Public Health and Hygiene"--P. 5.
Other Title
  Publication (New York Association for Improving the Condition of the Poor) ; no. 79
Other Title


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