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Image of a nurse posting a scarlet fever warning sign upon a home and includes an image of additional nursing activities in 1939.In 1854, Dr. Edwin Snow pioneered efforts to document and analyze a wave of cholera which attacked the citizens of…


Image of Providence Health Department nurses at work.The Providence Health Department provided clinical services to residents including various immunization programs, dental care, pulmonary X-ray clinics, and physicals for elementary school…


The Nickerson House dental clinic.The Providence Health Department provided clinical services to residents including various immunization programs, dental care, pulmonary X-ray clinics, and physicals for elementary school children. During the…


Edward D. Greer, Administrative Assistant to the Superintendent of Health, training session.The Providence Health Department provided clinical services to residents including various immunization programs, dental care, pulmonary X-ray clinics, and…

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