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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
Sailor and the Quack Doctor, The
Name/Creator
Woodward, George Moutard, ?1760-1809, English, artist
VIA ID
Digital Object
Sailor and the Quack Doctor, The
Location
Center for the History of Medicine, Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine; MMC 52
Creation Date
ca. 1790
Description
20 x 42.5 cm.
Form/Genre
still image

engravings
Materials Type
engraving (printing process)
Materials Type
hand coloring
Subject
medical care ;  medical personnel ;  caricatures ;  doctors ;  sailors ;  skeleton

Category
Public Health, 1800-1899

Medical Education and Practice


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