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Title
Asiatic cholera in North America
Name/Creator
Chancellor, C. W. (Charles Williams), 1831-1915
Rauch, John H. (John Henry), 1828-1894
Smart, Charles, 1841-1905
Illinois State Board of Health
National Conference of State Boards of Health 1884 : St. Louis, Mo.)
HOLLIS IDDigital ObjectLocation
Networked Resource

Countway Medicine
Place of Origin
Springfield
Publisher
Illinois State Board of Health
Language
English
Description
24 p. ; 22 cm.
Form/Genre
text

print
Classification
RA644.C3 A84 1884
Subject
United States ;  Cholera ;  Cholera -- United States

Category
Quarantine

Cholera Epidemics in the 19th Century

Note
Practical recommendations for the exclusion and prevention of Asiatic cholera / by John H. Rauch -- Quarantine and sanitary methods formulated by the National Board of Health in re Asiatic cholera / by Charles Smart -- Can epidemic diseases be excluded by sanitary cordons? / by C.W. Chancellor -- Practical work required for the prevention of cholera in this country.

"Subject: The threatened extension of Asiatic cholera to North America and the action necessary to prevent or limit a cholera epidemic."


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