This Collection: | Timeline | Search/Browse | Contributors | Permissions | Help | HOME

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

General Materials

Notable People

Related Links

 

Title
The family physician :  being a domestic medical work, written in plain style, and divided into four parts : the first, devoted to hygiene, or the art of preserving health : the second, to the history and cure of general diseases : the third, to the history and cure of diseases incident to children and females : and the fourth, to the history of medicines, &c., &c   / by Alfred M. Folger.
Name/Creator
Folger, Alfred M., creator
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:HMS.COUNT:1115693 
Location
Countway Medicine

Networked Resource
Place of Origin
Spartanburg, S.C
Publisher
Z.D. Cottrell
Language
English
Description
320 p. ; 22 cm.
Form/Genre
text

print
Subject
Medicine, Popular ;  Medicine -- Formulae, receipts, prescriptions ;  Diseases -- Causes and theories of causation ;  Women -- Diseases ;  Children -- Diseases ;  Hygiene

Category
Domestic Medicine


OCP Home | Selection of Web–Accessible Collections | HOLLIS | Harvard Libraries | Harvard Home | Contact | ©2017 The President and Fellows of Harvard College