Report of the Board of Health of the City and Port of Philadelphia to the Mayor, for 1867 (Classic Reprint)

Report of the Board of Health of the City and Port of Philadelphia to the Mayor, for 1867 (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from Report of the Board of Health of the City and Port of Philadelphia to the Mayor, for 1867 The general sanitary condition of the city was remarkably good, the total number of deaths being (see Appen dix H, ) or a decrease of as compared with that of 1866, when the mortality was less than that Of either of the previous two years. This gratifying State of things must undoubtedly be ascribed, in a great measure, to the very ex tensive and efficient sanitary measures instituted and prose cuted by the Board, in anticipation of and during the cholera season of the previous year the result being the most com plete and thorough cleansing and purification to which the city had been subjected for many years. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.show more

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  • Paperback | 64 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 3mm | 100g
  • Forgotten Books
  • United States
  • English
  • , black & white illustrations
  • 024315657X
  • 9780243156573