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Title
Letter from the chairman of the State Board of Health, concerning houses for the people, convalescent homes, and the sewage question
Name/Creator
Bowditch, Henry I. (Henry Ingersoll), 1808-1892, creator
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:HMS.COUNT:1062898 
Location
Networked Resource

Master Microforms

Widener

Microforms (Lamont)

Countway Medicine
Place of Origin
[Boston?
Publisher
s.n.
Language
English
Description
64 p. ; 24 cm.
Form/Genre
text

print
Subject
Public health -- Massachusetts ;  Sanitation -- Massachusetts ;  Public health -- England -- London ;  Sanitation -- England -- London

Category
Regulation and Legislation

Public Health, 1800-1899

Note
Dated December 10, 1870. Signed: Henry I. Bowditch.


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