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Title
Ten reasons why a mother should nurse her baby
Name/Creator
New York (N.Y.), Bureau of Child Hygiene., creator
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:HMS.COUNT:1084392 
Location
Networked Resource

Countway Medicine
Place of Origin
[New York
Publisher
Board of Health
Language
English
Description
1 broadside ; 28 cm.
Form/Genre
text

print
Subject
Infants -- Nutrition -- New York (State) -- New York ;  Breast milk -- New York (State) -- New York ;  Infants -- Health and hygiene -- New York (State) -- New York

Category
Domestic Medicine

Broadsides

Public Health, 1900-

Note
"Issued by order of The Board of Health, S.S. Goldwater, M.D., Commissioner, Eugene W. Scheffer, Secretary."

"113 K-1914."


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