Medicine and Health, 1900-1909

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Editor: Cynthia Rose
Date: 2004
American Decades Primary Sources
From: American Decades Primary Sources(Vol. 1: 1900-1909. )
Publisher: Gale
Document Type: Topic overview
Pages: 1
Content Level: (Level 3)
Lexile Measure: 1090L

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Entries are arranged in chronological order by date of primary source. For entries with one primary source, the entry title is the same as the primary source title. Entries with more than one primary source have an overall entry title, followed by the titles of the primary sources.


Important Events in Medicine and Health, 1900–1909 … 482


Letter to Jefferson Randolph Kean

Walter Reed, September 25, 1900… 485

1900 Rambler and 1900 Pierce-Arrow

The Bicycle Museum of America, 1900 … 487

"How to Prevent Consumption (Tuberculosis) and Other Germ Diseases"

Gardner Association for the Prevention
and Relief of Tuberculosis, 1900 … 490

"Preliminary Report of the Committee on Organization"

Joseph N. McCormack, P. Maxwell
Foshay, George H. Simmons
May 25, 1901 … 492

The Jungle

Upton Sinclair, 1906 … 496

FDA-Federal Meat Inspection Act

James Wilson, 1906… 500

Pure Food and Drug Act

Harvey W. Wiley, 1906 … 504

"An Epidemic of Acute Pellagra"

George H. Searcy, July 6, 1907 … 507

Letter to Commissioner of Indian Affairs Francis E. Leupp

Susan La Flesche Picotte, November 15, 1907… 510

"The Conduct of a Plague Campaign"

Rupert Blue, February 1, 1908 … 513

"Soil Pollution: The Chain Gang As a Possible Disseminator of Intestinal Parasites and Infections"

Charles Wardell Stiles, May 23, 1913 … 516

"Early History, in Part Esoteric, of the Hookworm (Uncinariasis) Campaign in Our Southern United States"

Charles Wardell Stiles, August 1939 … 520

Abraham Flexner: An Autobiography

Abraham Flexner, 1940 … 524

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Gale Document Number: GALE|CX3490200144