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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
The mourning-cross, or, England's Lord have mercy upon us :  containing the certain causes of pestilential diseases, with an accompt of several modern plagucs [sic] or visitations in times past, as well in other countries as in the city of London, as also, the number of those that then died, not onely of the plague, but of all diseases, continued down to this present day, Septemb.5, 1665 : to which is likewise added, a necessary prayer for this present time  
Mourning-cross
England's Lord have mercy upon us
Name/Creator
Milbourn, Thomas, d. 1703, prt.
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FHCL.HOUGH:1267662 
Location
Houghton

Networked Resource
Place of Origin
London
Publisher
Printed by Tho. Milbourn in Jewen-street
Language
English
Description
1 broadside : 1 ill. ; 46 x 35 cm.
Form/Genre
text

statistics

print
Subject
Plague -- Religious aspects -- Early works to 1800 ;  Plague -- Mortality -- England -- Early works to 1800 ;  Diseases -- Religious aspects -- Early works to 1800 ;  Diseases -- England -- Early works to 1800 ;  Plague -- Prayers and devotions -- Early works to 1800 ;  EnglandLondon

Category
Public Health, pre-1700

Concepts of Contagion and Epidemics

The Great Plague of London, 1665

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