Harrisburg's Epidemics in 1899

Title

Harrisburg's Epidemics in 1899

Subject

Background

Description

Page 169 of Harrisburg's 1899 municipal report describes multitude of diseases and increased death rate in Harrisburg, indicating that in the years immediately preceding the City Beautiful Movement, Harrisburg's state of health was in rapid decline.

Creator

Kathryn Kaslow

Source

Dauphin County Historical Society, MG030, Box 2 of 6, Folder 35
City of Harrisburg 1899 Report

Publisher

Messiah College Department of History

Date

05/05/2014

Contributor

Dauphin County Historical Society

Rights

Messiah College Department of History

Format

JPG, 2113 x 1963

Language

en

Type

Document

Coverage

Late 19th Century
Harrisburg
1899

Original Format

Report