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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

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Tuberculosis in Europe and North America, 1800–1922

The Yellow Fever Epidemic in Philadelphia, 1793

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Title
An account of the yellow fever as it prevailed in Philadelphia in the autumn of 1762 :  a paper presented to the College of Physicians of Philadelphia at its stated meeting, September 7, 1793   / by John Redman.
Redman on the yellow fever of 1762
Yellow fever of 1762
Name/Creator
Redman, John, 1722-1808, creator
College of Physicians of Philadelphia
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:HMS.COUNT:1119383 
Location
Countway Medicine

Networked Resource
Place of Origin
Philadelphia
Publisher
[College of Physicians]
Language
English
Description
44 p. ; 23 cm.
Form/Genre
text

print
Subject
Yellow fever -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia ;  Yellow fever -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- 18th century ;  Yellow Fever -- history

Category
Yellow Fever

Tropical Disease

Public Health, 1800-1899

Concepts of Contagion and Epidemics

Note
"Now for the first time printed by order of the College."


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