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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
March of physic, The
VIA ID
Digital Object
March of physic, The
Location
Center for the History of Medicine, Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine; MMC 113
Creation Date
1830
Description
33 x 21.5 cm.
Form/Genre
still image

lithographs
Materials Type
watercolor on paper
Materials Type
lithography
Materials Type
hand coloring
Subject
caricatures ;  medicine

Category
Broadsides

The Great Plague of London, 1665

Concepts of Contagion and Epidemics

Public Health, pre-1700

Note
Production: "Pub. 1830 by S. Gans, Southampton St. Strand"

Series: Freaks of Fancy, no. 2

Subject: Cathartic, Purgative, Emaciation

Inscription: On recto of image: Why tey tell me that I look fifty pounds Better than I did ___ .


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