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
Several reasons proving that inoculation or transplanting the small pox, is a lawful practice, and that it has been blessed by God for the saving of many a life / by Increase Mather. Sentiments on the small pox inoculated / by Cotton Mather. Reprinted from the original folio single sheet printed at Boston in 1721 ; with an introduction by George Lyman Kittredge.
Name/Creator
Mather, Increase, 1639-1723, creator
Kittredge, George Lyman, 1860-1941
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FHCL.HOUGH:1272788 
Digital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:HMS.COUNT:1172085 
Location
Networked Resource

Houghton

History of Science

Countway Medicine
Place of Origin
Cleveland
Publisher
Printed for private distribution
Language
English
Description
[6], 79, [8] p. ; 21 cm.
Form/Genre
text

print
Subject
Smallpox -- Massachusetts -- Boston ;  Smallpox -- Vaccination

Category
The Boston Smallpox Epidemic, 1721

Note
Title, half-title, and colophon in red and black; head- and tailpieces.
Other Title

- - -
Title
Sentiments on the small pox inoculated / by Increase Mather. Sentiments on the small pox inoculated / by Cotton Mather. Reprinted from the original folio single sheet printed at Boston in 1721 ; with an introduction by George Lyman Kittredge.
Name/Creator
Mather, Cotton,, 1663-1728


OCP Home | Selection of Web–Accessible Collections | HOLLIS | Harvard Libraries | Harvard Home | Contact | ©2018 The President and Fellows of Harvard College