Disease and Epidemics in New England – September 4, 2018

Prof. Lori Lyn Price, a professional genealogist and an assistant professor at the Tufts University School of Medicine, discusses epidemics (smallpox, measles, yellow fever, diphtheria) and other illnesses in 17th-19th Century New England, and what remedies were used to treat these illnesses at the time.

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