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Title
The germ theory of disease and its present bearing upon public and personal hygiene :  read before the above association, October 17th, 1878   / Joseph G. Richardson.
Penn monthly
Name/Creator
Richardson, Joseph Gibbons, 1836-1886, creator
Philadelphia Social Science Association
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FHCL:1167505 
Location
Networked Resource

Widener
Place of Origin
Philadelphia
Publisher
Philadelphia Social Science Association
Language
English
Description
14 p. ; 23 cm.
Form/Genre
text

print
Subject
Epidemiology ;  Communicable Diseases ;  Germ theory of disease ;  Communicable diseases -- Transmission ;  Yellow fever -- Transmission ;  Epidemiology

Category
Communicable Disease

Yellow Fever

Public Health, 1800-1899

Germ Theory

Note
At head of title: Philadelphia Social Science Association.

"Reprint from Penn Monthly for November, 1878."

A list of papers read before the Association: p. [2].


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