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Title
Quarantine
Name/Creator
Boston (Mass.), Common Council., creator
HOLLIS IDDigital ObjectLocation
Networked Resource

Widener

Countway Medicine
Place of Origin
[Boston?
Publisher
s.n.
Language
English
Description
15 p. ; 22 cm.
Form/Genre
text

print
Classification
W6 P3 v.2550 no.5
Subject
Boston ;  Physicians -- legislation & jurisprudence ;  Quarantine ;  Quarantine -- Massachusetts -- Boston ;  Quarantine -- Law and legislation -- Massachusetts -- Boston ;  Rainsford Island (Mass.)

Category
Regulation and Legislation

Quarantine

Public Health, 1800-1899

Note
Caption title.

"In Common Council, May 13, 1841."

"The Committee to whom was committed the subject of altering the Ordinance in relation to Quarantine and Rainsford Island, submit the following Report and Ordinance, which Ordinance ... together with the said Report and the Report accompanying ... of the Board of Consulting Physicians [was] ordered to be printed"--P. [1].

"An ordinance to establish the office of port physician"--P. 6-9.

Committee report signed: For the Committee, Abraham T. Lowe.

Report of Board of Consulting Physicians signed: John C. Warren, chairman.
Other Title
  Document ; 1841, 16
Other Title


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