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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
Dr. Samuel Thomson's method of treating small pox
Method of treating small pox
Thomsonian Manual
Name/Creator
Thomson, Samuel, 1769-1843, creator
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:HMS.COUNT:1115694 
Location
Countway Medicine

Networked Resource
Place of Origin
[Boston
Publisher
s.n.
Language
English
Description
8 p. ; 26 cm.
Form/Genre
text

print
Subject
Smallpox -- Massachusetts -- Boston ;  Medicine, Botanic ;  Smallpox -- Vaccination

Category
Medical Education and Practice

Domestic Medicine

Concepts of Contagion and Epidemics

Note
Caption title.

"These extracts and reports of the cases, where the Thomsonian medicine has triumphed over this disease, have nearly all of them been before the public before, but in another form"--P. 1.

Some reprints from the Thomsonian Manual.

Two columns to the page.


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