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To the public. The undersigned, as is well known to the public generally, was, for a series of months, disabled from the pursuit of his business by a dangerous and almost fatal disease ... The object of this communication is principally to give

To the public. The undersigned, as is well known to the public general...

Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 200, Folder 23.

[Normal liver cells, abnormal liver cells that have increased in size, and abnormal liver cells that have decreased in size demonstrate that disease alters cells; with surrounding text]

[Normal liver cells, abnormal liver cells that have increased in size,...

Illus. and text in: Die Cellularpathologie / Rudolf Ludwig Karl Virchow. Berlin : A. Hirschwald, 1858, p. 58. Published in: The tradition of science / Leonard C. Bruno. Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, 1... more

New York City - Cheap lodging-houses as nests of disease -A night scene in a "five-cent" den on Pearl Street / Hyde ; from sketches by Joseph Becker.

New York City - Cheap lodging-houses as nests of disease -A night scen...

Interior view of lodging house and three exterior views. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, v. 54, (1882 March 18), pp. 56-57.

U.S. Reports: Missouri, Kansas & Texas Railway v. Haber, 169 U.S. 613 (1898)

U.S. Reports: Missouri, Kansas & Texas Railway v. Haber, 169 U.S. 613 ...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 169; October Term, 1897; Missouri, Kansas and Texas Railway Company v. Haber

Mrs. F.W. Patterson engaged in scientific research for over 20 years, comparing studies of fungus diseases of plants, the scientific infrastructure of the organisims inducing disease and economic as. means of eradication

Mrs. F.W. Patterson engaged in scientific research for over 20 years, ...

Title from unverified data provided by the National Photo Company on the negative or negative sleeve. Date from negatives in same range. Gift; Herbert A. French; 1947. General information about the National Pho... more

The old town crier of Drama, the capital of Eastern Macedonia, has out-cried Turk, Bulgar and Greek occupations There being no "extras," his mission is to keep people posted on local news. The fountain (to the right) is in the principal square. In 1914 the town boasted a population of 25,000, of which 4,000 died of hunger and disease under Bulgarian rule.

The old town crier of Drama, the capital of Eastern Macedonia, has out...

Photographs show town crier and other people in a town square in Drama, Eastern Macedonia, Greece. Illus. in: "Snaps of Macedonia," Travel. New York : Robert McBride & Company, 1920, vol. 35, no. 1, p. 13. Titl... more

Tuberculosis is a "house disease"

Tuberculosis is a "house disease"

Print shows a Native American man in a canoe.

Lemonade and water peddlers in Constantinople do a thriving business Pure water is hard to obtain and few people care to risk the hydrand [i.e. hydrant] water which is filled with all sorts of disease germs.

Lemonade and water peddlers in Constantinople do a thriving business P...

Filed in: Turkey Supplies & warehouses. Title from item. No. RC-3141. On mount: Turkey - Supplies. Forms part of: American National Red Cross photograph collection.

If the Bakers' Union Knew. What goes on in Montenegro among the followers of their craft, there would be a great to-do. For after a baker gets done baking, he goes out himself and peddles the bread. Like the picture, the bread is carried on a long board, containing thirty three loaves weighing five pounds each some load. But while the housewives can't complain of the service, the American doctors and nurses who are fighting the American doctors and nurses who are fighting disease in the Balkan country don't like the method. It is unsanitary and many cases of disease have been traced to it, according to the Americans. This custom and many others connected with the food supply, the Americans are trying to correct in aiding Montenegro to get on its feet again

If the Bakers' Union Knew. What goes on in Montenegro among the follow...

Title, date and notes from Red Cross caption card. Photographer name or source of original from caption card or negative sleeve: ARC Paris Office. Group title: Supplies, Montenegro. On caption card: (12960) Use... more

U.S. Reports: Lloyd Sabaudo Societav. Elting, 287 U.S. 329 (1932)

U.S. Reports: Lloyd Sabaudo Societav. Elting, 287 U.S. 329 (1932)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 287; October Term, 1932; Lloyd Sabaudo Societa Anonima Per Azioni v. Elting, Collector of Customs

Louisiana photographs - Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph.

Louisiana photographs - Farm Security Administration / Office of War I...

This image is one of the images made by photographers working in Stryker's unit as it existed in a succession of government agencies: the Resettlement Administration (1935-1937). The photographs of the Farm Se... more

Louisiana photographs - Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph.

Louisiana photographs - Farm Security Administration / Office of War I...

This image is one of the images made by photographers working in Stryker's unit as it existed in a succession of government agencies: the Resettlement Administration (1935-1937). The photographs of the Farm Se... more

Louisiana photographs - Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph.

Louisiana photographs - Farm Security Administration / Office of War I...

This image is one of the images made by photographers working in Stryker's unit as it existed in a succession of government agencies: the Resettlement Administration (1935-1937). The photographs of the Farm Se... more

Louisiana photographs - Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph.

Louisiana photographs - Farm Security Administration / Office of War I...

This image is one of the images made by photographers working in Stryker's unit as it existed in a succession of government agencies: the Resettlement Administration (1935-1937). The photographs of the Farm Se... more

The first 2 years consult a reputable physician 91% of syphilitic infections relapse in this period : The disease may be transmitted to others who contact the lesion.

The first 2 years consult a reputable physician 91% of syphilitic infe...

Poster encouraging persons with syphilis to seek treatment as soon as possible to avoid transmitting the disease to others. Date stamped on verso: Jun 4 1937. Work Projects Administration Poster Collection (Lib... more

Syphilis is a dangerous disease, but it can be cured

Syphilis is a dangerous disease, but it can be cured

Poster for treatment of syphilis, showing an anchor and a cross. Date stamped on verso: May 14 1941. Work Projects Administration Poster Collection (Library of Congress). Posters of the WPA / Christopher DeNoon... more

Shame may be fatal If you fear you have contracted a disease don't let false shame destroy health & happiness : Consult a reputable physician.

Shame may be fatal If you fear you have contracted a disease don't let...

Poster encouraging persons with syphilis to seek proper treatment as soon as possible. Date stamped on verso: Dec 1 1937. Work Projects Administration Poster Collection (Library of Congress). Posters of the WPA... more

U.S. Reports: Calmar S.S. Corp. v. Taylor, 303 U.S. 525 (1938)

U.S. Reports: Calmar S.S. Corp. v. Taylor, 303 U.S. 525 (1938)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 303; October Term, 1937; Calmar Steamship Corp. v. Taylor

Praises work of TVA in combating disease. Washington, D.C., Nov. 15. Surgeon General Thomas Parran was the first witness today as the Joint Congressional Committee Investigating the Tennessee Valley Authority resumed it's public hearing at the Capitol. While praising the TVA for the work it has done in combating disease, Dr. Parran termed the south 'the nation's no. 1 health problem.' He said the south had the 'fewest physicians' per capita, the fewest hospitals, and the highest death rate

Praises work of TVA in combating disease. Washington, D.C., Nov. 15. S...

Title from unverified caption data received with the Harris & Ewing Collection. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pn... more

Outwitted by community sanitation Community sanitation planning keeps flies away from deadly disease germs... / / Buczak.

Outwitted by community sanitation Community sanitation planning keeps ...

Poster promoting sanitary facilities showing a giant fly above an outhouse. Work Projects Administration Poster Collection (Library of Congress).

Joe Aliff's farm, including the house, barn, an outbuilding wherein he keeps samples of trees with disease symptoms induced by air pollution

Joe Aliff's farm, including the house, barn, an outbuilding wherein he...

Event: Visit with Joe Ailff. Joe Aliff writes, "Many school children and adults come to this modest museum to see the collection of fossils, photos and examples of the current conditions of plant life -- especi... more

Joe Aliff's informal museum of tree disease:  an assemblage of trunks, cross-sections, stumps, and branches collected over the past twenty years on his property

Joe Aliff's informal museum of tree disease: an assemblage of trunks,...

"Joe Aliff's observations of symptoms of forest decline over a twenty-year period provided some of the impetus for the formation of the Lucy Braun Association for the Mixed Mesophytic Forest, and the Appalachia... more

Emerging or reemerging disease threat since 1990 /

Emerging or reemerging disease threat since 1990 /

"MPG 764135AI 8-03". At head of title: Figure 1. From: SARS : down but still a threat / prepared under the auspices of Karen Monaghan, 2003. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster i... more

Anthony Fauci, MD, Director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases of the Naitonal Institutes of Health

Anthony Fauci, MD, Director of the National Institute of Allergy and I...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by photographer. Photograph taken at the National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD. Published in the Financial times Newspaper. Gift; Michael Geissinger;... more

Planned housing fights disease

Planned housing fights disease

Poster promoting planned housing as a method to deter disease in cities, showing microorganisms. Work Projects Administration Poster Collection (Library of Congress). New York City Housing Authority - Fiorello ... more

Don't wait - 70% are doomed if treatment of syphilis is delayed for 3 years after the disease is contracted Consult a reputable physician.

Don't wait - 70% are doomed if treatment of syphilis is delayed for 3 ...

Poster encouraging persons with syphilis to seek treatment as soon as possible, showing telephone dial. Date stamped on verso: Dec 1 1937. Work Projects Administration Poster Collection (Library of Congress). P... more

Don't wait - 70% are doomed if treatment of syphilis is delayed for 3 years after the disease is contracted Consult a reputable physician.

Don't wait - 70% are doomed if treatment of syphilis is delayed for 3 ...

Poster encouraging persons with syphilis to seek treatment as soon as possible, showing telephone dial. Date stamped on verso: Dec 1 1937. Work Projects Administration Poster Collection (Library of Congress). P... more

Ellis Island, Contagious Disease Hospital Measles Ward A, New York Harbor, New York, New York County, NY

Ellis Island, Contagious Disease Hospital Measles Ward A, New York Har...

Significance: Measles Ward A, later known as Wards 17 and 18, was one of eight identical measles pavilions constructed for the Contagious Disease Hospital complex on Island 3 of the Ellis Island U. S. Immigrati... more

Ellis Island, Contagious Disease Hospital Measles Ward A, New York Harbor, New York, New York County, NY

Ellis Island, Contagious Disease Hospital Measles Ward A, New York Har...

Significance: Measles Ward A, later known as Wards 17 and 18, was one of eight identical measles pavilions constructed for the Contagious Disease Hospital complex on Island 3 of the Ellis Island U. S. Immigrati... more

Ellis Island, Contagious Disease Hospital Measles Ward A, New York Harbor, New York, New York County, NY

Ellis Island, Contagious Disease Hospital Measles Ward A, New York Har...

Significance: Measles Ward A, later known as Wards 17 and 18, was one of eight identical measles pavilions constructed for the Contagious Disease Hospital complex on Island 3 of the Ellis Island U. S. Immigrati... more

Ellis Island, Contagious Disease Hospital Measles Ward A, New York Harbor, New York, New York County, NY

Ellis Island, Contagious Disease Hospital Measles Ward A, New York Har...

Significance: Measles Ward A, later known as Wards 17 and 18, was one of eight identical measles pavilions constructed for the Contagious Disease Hospital complex on Island 3 of the Ellis Island U. S. Immigrati... more

Ellis Island, Contagious Disease Hospital Measles Ward A, New York Harbor, New York, New York County, NY

Ellis Island, Contagious Disease Hospital Measles Ward A, New York Har...

Significance: Measles Ward A, later known as Wards 17 and 18, was one of eight identical measles pavilions constructed for the Contagious Disease Hospital complex on Island 3 of the Ellis Island U. S. Immigrati... more

Ellis Island, Contagious Disease Hospital Measles Ward A, New York Harbor, New York, New York County, NY

Ellis Island, Contagious Disease Hospital Measles Ward A, New York Har...

Significance: Measles Ward A, later known as Wards 17 and 18, was one of eight identical measles pavilions constructed for the Contagious Disease Hospital complex on Island 3 of the Ellis Island U. S. Immigrati... more

Ellis Island, Contagious Disease Hospital Measles Ward A, New York Harbor, New York, New York County, NY

Ellis Island, Contagious Disease Hospital Measles Ward A, New York Har...

Significance: Measles Ward A, later known as Wards 17 and 18, was one of eight identical measles pavilions constructed for the Contagious Disease Hospital complex on Island 3 of the Ellis Island U. S. Immigrati... more

Ellis Island, Contagious Disease Hospital Measles Ward A, New York Harbor, New York, New York County, NY

Ellis Island, Contagious Disease Hospital Measles Ward A, New York Har...

Significance: Measles Ward A, later known as Wards 17 and 18, was one of eight identical measles pavilions constructed for the Contagious Disease Hospital complex on Island 3 of the Ellis Island U. S. Immigrati... more

Ellis Island, Contagious Disease Hospital Measles Ward A, New York Harbor, New York, New York County, NY

Ellis Island, Contagious Disease Hospital Measles Ward A, New York Har...

Significance: Measles Ward A, later known as Wards 17 and 18, was one of eight identical measles pavilions constructed for the Contagious Disease Hospital complex on Island 3 of the Ellis Island U. S. Immigrati... more

Ellis Island, Contagious Disease Hospital Measles Ward A, New York Harbor, New York, New York County, NY

Ellis Island, Contagious Disease Hospital Measles Ward A, New York Har...

Significance: Measles Ward A, later known as Wards 17 and 18, was one of eight identical measles pavilions constructed for the Contagious Disease Hospital complex on Island 3 of the Ellis Island U. S. Immigrati... more

Ellis Island, Contagious Disease Hospital Measles Ward A, New York Harbor, New York, New York County, NY

Ellis Island, Contagious Disease Hospital Measles Ward A, New York Har...

Significance: Measles Ward A, later known as Wards 17 and 18, was one of eight identical measles pavilions constructed for the Contagious Disease Hospital complex on Island 3 of the Ellis Island U. S. Immigrati... more

Ellis Island, Contagious Disease Hospital Measles Ward A, New York Harbor, New York, New York County, NY

Ellis Island, Contagious Disease Hospital Measles Ward A, New York Har...

Significance: Measles Ward A, later known as Wards 17 and 18, was one of eight identical measles pavilions constructed for the Contagious Disease Hospital complex on Island 3 of the Ellis Island U. S. Immigrati... more

Ellis Island, Contagious Disease Hospital Measles Ward A, New York Harbor, New York, New York County, NY

Ellis Island, Contagious Disease Hospital Measles Ward A, New York Har...

Significance: Measles Ward A, later known as Wards 17 and 18, was one of eight identical measles pavilions constructed for the Contagious Disease Hospital complex on Island 3 of the Ellis Island U. S. Immigrati... more

Ellis Island, Contagious Disease Hospital Measles Ward A, New York Harbor, New York, New York County, NY

Ellis Island, Contagious Disease Hospital Measles Ward A, New York Har...

Significance: Measles Ward A, later known as Wards 17 and 18, was one of eight identical measles pavilions constructed for the Contagious Disease Hospital complex on Island 3 of the Ellis Island U. S. Immigrati... more

Ellis Island, Contagious Disease Hospital Measles Ward A, New York Harbor, New York, New York County, NY

Ellis Island, Contagious Disease Hospital Measles Ward A, New York Har...

Significance: Measles Ward A, later known as Wards 17 and 18, was one of eight identical measles pavilions constructed for the Contagious Disease Hospital complex on Island 3 of the Ellis Island U. S. Immigrati... more

Ellis Island, Contagious Disease Hospital Measles Ward A, New York Harbor, New York, New York County, NY

Ellis Island, Contagious Disease Hospital Measles Ward A, New York Har...

Significance: Measles Ward A, later known as Wards 17 and 18, was one of eight identical measles pavilions constructed for the Contagious Disease Hospital complex on Island 3 of the Ellis Island U. S. Immigrati... more

Ellis Island, Contagious Disease Hospital Measles Ward A, New York Harbor, New York, New York County, NY

Ellis Island, Contagious Disease Hospital Measles Ward A, New York Har...

Significance: Measles Ward A, later known as Wards 17 and 18, was one of eight identical measles pavilions constructed for the Contagious Disease Hospital complex on Island 3 of the Ellis Island U. S. Immigrati... more

Ellis Island, Contagious Disease Hospital Measles Ward A, New York Harbor, New York, New York County, NY

Ellis Island, Contagious Disease Hospital Measles Ward A, New York Har...

Significance: Measles Ward A, later known as Wards 17 and 18, was one of eight identical measles pavilions constructed for the Contagious Disease Hospital complex on Island 3 of the Ellis Island U. S. Immigrati... more

Ellis Island, Contagious Disease Hospital Measles Ward A, New York Harbor, New York, New York County, NY

Ellis Island, Contagious Disease Hospital Measles Ward A, New York Har...

Significance: Measles Ward A, later known as Wards 17 and 18, was one of eight identical measles pavilions constructed for the Contagious Disease Hospital complex on Island 3 of the Ellis Island U. S. Immigrati... more

Ellis Island, Contagious Disease Hospital Measles Ward A, New York Harbor, New York, New York County, NY

Ellis Island, Contagious Disease Hospital Measles Ward A, New York Har...

Significance: Measles Ward A, later known as Wards 17 and 18, was one of eight identical measles pavilions constructed for the Contagious Disease Hospital complex on Island 3 of the Ellis Island U. S. Immigrati... more

Ellis Island, Contagious Disease Hospital Mortuary, New York Harbor, New York, New York County, NY

Ellis Island, Contagious Disease Hospital Mortuary, New York Harbor, N...

Significance: The Mortuary is a diminutive but important support structure for the Contagious Disease Hospital was constructed in 1907. It is integrated with its neighboring structures by a consistent use of m... more

Ellis Island, Contagious Disease Hospital Mortuary, New York Harbor, New York, New York County, NY

Ellis Island, Contagious Disease Hospital Mortuary, New York Harbor, N...

Significance: The Mortuary is a diminutive but important support structure for the Contagious Disease Hospital was constructed in 1907. It is integrated with its neighboring structures by a consistent use of m... more

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