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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
Medical bill well paid, A
VIA ID
Digital Object
Medical bill well paid, A
Location
Center for the History of Medicine, Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine; SA.S01.09
Creation Date
1823
Description
12 x 14 cm.
Form/Genre
still image

etchings
Materials Type
etching (printing process)
Materials Type
hand coloring
Subject
doctors ;  medical care ;  caricatures

Category
Public Health, 1800-1899

Medical Education and Practice

Note
Inscription: On recto of image: "I percieve in this bill you have charged five pounds for medicines, and ten pounds for visits I will pay you for the medicines immediatly, the visits I will return when convenient."


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