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Disease Transmission, Infectious -- History

Subject Source: Medical Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Benjamin Rush (n.p.) letter to Thomas Jefferson (n. p.), 1805 June 15

 Item — Box 2: Series 1, Folder: 3
Identifier: 1
Scope and Contents

Copy of a letter Rush composed to Jefferson regarding appointments Jefferson has made, as well as the impact of yellow fever epidemics on commerce with Europe.

Dates: 1805 June 15

James Madison (Washington [D.C.]) letter to Benjamin Rush (Philadelphia), 1801 June 28

 Item — Box 1: Series 1, Folder: 11
Identifier: 1
Scope and Contents

Madison writes regarding quarantine laws in Europe and their impact on commerce with the United States, with reference to yellow fever in particular.

Dates: 1801 June 28