Title Eighth Annual Report of the State Board of Health of Massachusetts. January 1877.
Book Condition Toning and some soiling and/or faint damp stains to foreedges.
Publisher Boston Wright and Potter : 1877.
Seller ID 2019c
498 pp Octavo Included are large folding map on Nashua River Noting cotton, woolen and shoddy mills. iron works, saw mills and tanneries, (interesting since some of these towns were swallowed up by the reservoir system), small folding map of the sewage farm at the Worcester Insane Hospital, folding map plan of house and garden, large folding map of the City of Lynn, various plates of graphs showing the height and weights of school age children of American and Irish, Belgian, English, German parents, large folding plate of the Willard Asylum for the Insane, large folding chart of 104 cases of diptheria in lynn in 1876, small folding map of Lynn at the time of the Diptheria outbreak noting locations of fatal and non fatal cases, small folding chart about mortality in in Lowell from Diptheria. Articles focus seemto be on pollution, sewage, sanitary condition of Lynn, registrations of deaths, growth of children, disease of the mind, health of towns.