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Corporate Author American Public Health Association.

Title A half century of public health; jubilee historical volume of the American Public Health Association, in commemoration of the fiftieth anniversary celebration of its foundation, New York City, November 14-18, 1921, ed. by Mazyck P. Ravenel.

Imprint New York, American Public Health Association, 1921.


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 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  614.0973 Am35h    ---  Available
Description xi, 461 p. front. (port.) diagrs. 26 cm.
Note --History of industrial hygiene and its effect on public health, by G.M. Kober.--A fifty year sketch history of medical entomology and its relation to public health, by L.O. Howard.--The history of public nursing, by Lavinia L. Dock.
Contents The history of public health, 1871-1921 / S. Smith -- The American Public Health Association, past, present, future / M. P. Ravenel -- The story of public health in Canada / P. H. Bryce -- The history of bacteriology and its contribution to public health work / F. P. Gorham -- American mortality progress during the last half century / F. L. Hoffman -- The United States quaranting system during the past fifty years / H. S. Cumming -- History of state and municipal control of disease / C. V. Chapin -- Fifty years of water purification / G. C. Whipple -- Sewage and solid refuse removal / R. Hering -- Stream pollution by industrial wastes and its control / E. B. Phelps Progress in Federal food control / C. L. Alsberg -- Food conservation / S. C. Prescott -- Milk and its relation to public health / C. E. North -- The history of child welfare work in the United States / P. Van Ingen -- Housing as a factor in health progress in the past fifty years / L. Veiller -- What fifty years have done for ventilation / G. T. Palmer.
Subject Public health -- History.
Sanitation -- History.
Public health
Added Author Ravenel, Mazyck Porcher

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