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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
Detention houses and reformatories as protective social agencies in the campaign of the United States government against veneral diseases / by Mary Macey Dietzler under the direction of T.A. Storey.
Name/Creator
United States, Interdepartmental Social Hygiene Board., creator
Dietzler, Mary Macey.
Storey, Thomas A. (Thomas Andrew), 1875-1943
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FHCL:1158057 
Digital ObjectLocation
Widener

Countway Medicine

Law School

Networked Resource

Place of Origin
Washington, D.C
Publisher
G.P.O.
Language
English
Description
iv, 227 p. ; 24 cm.
Form/Genre
text

print
Classification
RC201.5.A1 A5 1922a
Subject
Sexually transmitted diseases -- Prevention ;  Sexually transmitted diseases -- United States -- History -- 20th century ;  World War, 1914-1918 -- Health aspects -- United States ;  Quarantine -- United States -- History -- 20th century

Category
Syphilis, 1494-1923

Regulation and Legislation

Quarantine

Public Health, 1900-

Note
"A report on certain detention houses and reformatories that received assistance from the United States government in caring for civilian persons whose detention, isolation, quarantine, or commitment was found necessary for the protection of the military and naval forces of the United States against venereal diseases."

"The United States Interdepartmental Social Hygiene Board, June, 1922."


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