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Image of a Scarlet Fever Warning Sign by the Providence Board of Health.In 1854, Dr. Edwin Snow pioneered efforts to document and analyze a wave of cholera which attacked the citizens of Providence. Tracking the disease among his own patients, he…


Image of a Diphtheria Warning Sign by the Providence Board of Health.In 1854, Dr. Edwin Snow pioneered efforts to document and analyze a wave of cholera which attacked the citizens of Providence. Tracking the disease among his own patients, he…

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