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Title
The health of schools :  papers read before the American Social Science Association at Detroit, May, 1875  
Journal of social science (American Social Science Association)
Name/Creator
American Social Science Association, Dept. of Health., creator
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:HMS.COUNT:1062903 
Location
Countway Medicine

Networked Resource
Place of Origin
Boston
Publisher
Published for the American Social Science Association by A. Williams & Co.
Language
English
Description
45 p. ; 23 cm.
Form/Genre
text

print
Subject
School children -- Health and hygiene

Category
Public Health, 1800-1899

Note
Yearly report of progress / by the secretary of the Department of Health -- The nervous system, as affected by school life / by D.F. Lincoln -- Gymnastics for schools / by J.J.Putnam -- Defects of eyesight among American school children / by Cornelius R. Agnew -- Rules for the care of the eyes / by D.F. Lincoln -- Medical inspection of public schools.

"In answer to a call issued by the Department [of Health], a public sectional meeting [of the American Social Science Association] was held during ... the 12th and ... 13th of May"--P. [3].

Reprinted from: Journal of social science, no. 8.


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