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Title
Cholera :  before this town was visited by the pestilential disorder which now afflicts us  
Before this town was visited by the pestilential disorder which now afflicts us
Cholera riots, Paisley, 1832
Name/Creator
M'Kechnie, R.
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:HMS.COUNT:1155229 
Location
Networked Resource

Countway Medicine
Place of Origin
[S.l.]
Publisher
Neilson & Hays, printers
Language
English
Description
1 broadside ; 29 cm.
Form/Genre
text

print
Subject
Cholera -- Scotland -- Paisley -- History -- 19th century ;  Medical personnel -- Scotland -- Paisley -- History -- 19th century ;  Paisley (Scotland). , Board of Health.

Category
Broadsides

Cholera Epidemics in the 19th Century

Note
Caption title.

"The undersigned Medical Practitioners of Paisley unanimously resolved ... to resign into their hands the offices they have held as District Surgeons; their superintendance of the Cholera Hospital, and, in general, all charge of Cholera Cases coming under the management of the Board ... (signed) R. M'Kechnie [et al.]"


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