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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
[Letter discussing inoculation for small-pox, to Benjamin Russell, publisher of the Columbian centinel & Massachusetts federalist]
Having laid before the public the most material facts respecting the new disease and inoculation, which I introduced into America, I determined to let the matter float on the opinion of the public
Name/Creator
Waterhouse, Benjamin, 1754-1846, creator
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:HMS.COUNT:1092323 
Location
Countway Medicine

Networked Resource
Place of Origin
Boston, Mass
Publisher
B. Russell
Language
English
Description
p. [1] ; 50 cm.
Form/Genre
text

print
Subject
Smallpox -- Vaccination

Category
Vaccination

Public Health, 1900-

Benjamin Waterhouse, 1754-1846

Note
Title supplied by cataloger.

Letter signed: Benjamin Waterhouse, Cambridge, June 13th, 1802.
Other Title
  Columbian centinel & Massachusetts Federalist
Other Title


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