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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
Notion of the agreeable, No. 42
VIA ID
Digital Object
Notion of the agreeable, No. 42
Location
Center for the History of Medicine, Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine; MMC 73
Description
32 x 26 cm.
Form/Genre
still image

lithographs
Materials Type
watercolor on paper
Materials Type
lithography
Materials Type
hand coloring
Subject
caricatures ;  gout ;  fireplaces ;  cats ;  sick persons ;  kettles ;  armchairs

Category
Domestic Medicine

Note
Inscription: On recto of image: Notion of the agreeable, No. 42. Here's a dreaded situation! Murder! Betty! Here's the poker fell out! I shall be scalded to death! Oh this infernal gout! ; London: Published by William Spooner, 377 Strand. Printed by W. Kohler, 22, Denmark St., Soho.


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