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NY Times: Health: Research
Researching Your Topic
This research guide is for your use in History of Epidemics, HIST5701. Follow the tabs along the top to access materials and get tips for effective research. Take advantage of all the resources - print and electronic - and ask for help from the reference librarians at the Gelman or Himmelfarb Library.
Links to recommended resources containing data and statistics
Cholera epidemic of 1873 in the United States
John Maynard Woodworth (1837-1879)
1st Surgeon General: http://www.surgeongeneral.gov/library/history/biowoodworth.htm
Interior of a Mississippi River steamer crowded with men, women, and children 'deck passengers,' ...
Washington: Government Printing Office, c 1875.
1 print : wood engraving Old Negative no. 76-155 520
Many people are sprawled out on the floor among barrels and cartons, wagons, hay, and at the far end of the deck, horses.
Mothers & children.
Book illustrations. Cholera epidemic of 1873 in the United States.