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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
The Panama Canal
National geographic magazine
Name/Creator
Chester, Colby Mitchell, 1844-1932, creator
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FHCL:1147440 
Location
Widener

Networked Resource
Place of Origin
Washington
Publisher
[National Geographic Society
Language
English
Description
446-481 p. : ill., map ; 24 cm.
Form/Genre
text

abstract or summary

print
Subject
Panama Canal (Panama) ;  Canals -- Panama -- Panama Canal -- Design and construction

Category
Public Health, 1900-

Colonialism and International Medicine

Maps in Books

Images in Books

Tropical Diseases and the Construction of the Panama Canal, 1904-1914

Tropical Disease

Note
Caption title.

"An address to the National Geographic Society, March 10, 1905."

Offprint: The National geographic magazine, vol. 16, no. 10, October, 1905.


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