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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
Visiting the Sick
VIA ID
Digital Object
Visiting the Sick
Location
Center for the History of Medicine, Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine; SA.L03.08
Creation Date
1806
Description
27 x 39 cm.
Form/Genre
still image

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

Category
Public Health, 1800-1899

Medical Education and Practice


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