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Title
The evil and the remedy for the privy system of New Orleans
Domestic sanitation, one of its most important elements as elaborated in a report to the New Orleans Medical and Surgical Association
Name/Creator
New Orleans Medical and Surgical Association, creator
Holt, Joseph, 1839-1922
Pratt, George K.
Loeber, Frederick.
New Orleans Auxiliary Sanitary Association
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:HMS.COUNT:1062913 
Location
Widener

Networked Resource

Countway Medicine
Place of Origin
New Orleans
Publisher
[New Orleans Auxiliary Sanitary Association]
Language
English
Description
20 p. ; 22 cm.
Form/Genre
text

print
Subject
Public health -- Louisiana -- New Orleans ;  Sanitation -- Louisiana -- New Orleans

Category
Public Health, 1800-1899

Note
Report of committee appointed by New Orleans Medical and Surgical Association.

Committee: Joseph Holt, George K. Pratt, Frederick Loeber.


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