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Title
Acts relating to the establishment of quarantine of Massachusetts :  from the settlement of the colony of Massachusetts Bay to the present time  
Establishment of quarantine of Massachusetts
Name/Creator
Boston (Mass.), Board of Health (1872-1914), creator
HOLLIS IDDigital ObjectDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FHCL:1264799 
Location
Master Microforms


Networked Resource

Countway Medicine

Microforms (Lamont)

Widener
Place of Origin
Boston
Publisher
Rockwell and Churchill, city printers
Language
English
Description
79 p. ; 23 cm.
Form/Genre
text

print
Subject
Quarantine -- Law and legislation -- Massachusetts -- Boston

Category
Regulation and Legislation

Public Health, 1800-1899

Quarantine

Note
"The material for the history of quarantine, at the port of Boston, from the time of its establishment to the present ... has been so difficult of access ... the Board of Health has caused to be copied from the state and city records all that can be found pertaining thereto ..."--P. [3].

Includes index.
Other Title
  Laws, etc
Other Title
  Laws, etc
Other Title
  Harvard College Library history of science project ; 00135
Other Title


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