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Typhoid and the politics of public health in nineteenth-century Philadelphia

Michael P. McCarthy

Typhoid and the politics of public health in nineteenth-century Philadelphia

by Michael P. McCarthy

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Published by American Philosophical Society in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Pennsylvania,
  • Philadelphia
    • Subjects:
    • Typhoid fever -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- 19th century,
    • Water-supply -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- 19th century

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementMichael P. McCarthy.
      SeriesMemoirs of the American Philosophical Society ...,, v. 179, Memoirs of the American Philosophical Society ;, v. 179.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQ11 .P612 vol. 179, RA644.T8 .P612 vol. 179
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 101 p., [16] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages101
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2747121M
      LC Control Number86072881

      a| Typhoid and the politics of public health in nineteenth-century Philadelphia / c| Michael P. McCarthy. a| Philadelphia: b| American Philosophical Society, c| In the nineteenth century, health professionals began noticing geographical clusters of diseases incidence which gave new insight into how they spread. In the Philadelphia and Pennsylvania Boards of Health published a picture book, Typhoid and the Politics of Public Health in 19th Century Philadelphia, proved invaluable in.

      Typhoid was common in the late nineteenth century, marked by periodic surges, and Philadelphia endured outbreaks in , , and Notably, the nearby rural areas of New Jersey and Delaware registered much lower death rates, below the the twenty-five per thousand level. Late Nineteenth-Century American Medicine," Isis, , 3 Nineteenth-century public health work can be followed best through local studies. See, e.g., John Duffy, A History of Public Health in New York City, 2 vols. (New York: Russell Sage, , );.

      Typhoid fever, an acute, life-threatening bacterial illness contracted by ingesting contaminated water or food, was one of the most serious health problems in 19th-century America. In the s water and food were often impure but it would be two generations before antibiotic cures were discovered. Description: Pennsylvania History: A Journal of Mid-Atlantic Studies is a quarterly journal that publishes the best of current scholarship on the history of the Commonwealth and the region. In addition to regular articles, the journal features annotated documents, book reviews, and reviews of museum exhibits, films, and historical collections.


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