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Dr. Israel Wilson smallpox inoculation logbook

About This Item

Title

Dr. Israel Wilson smallpox inoculation logbook

Subject

Medicine--Eighteenth century
Smallpox--Inoculation

Description

Inoculation manuscript written in Dr. Israel Wilson’s hand. The first manuscript is dated from December, 1792, and describes Dr. Wilson’s inoculations for smallpox among patients in Jamestown, Rhode Island.

Creator

Wilson, Israel, 1767-1793

Publisher

Digitized by the rights holder

Date

December 1792

Language

English

Type

Logs (records)

Identifier

wilson_logbook

Extent

5 pages

Spatial Coverage

Jamestown (R.I.)

Rights Holder

Anonymous. Name available upon request.

Citation

Wilson, Israel, 1767-1793, “Dr. Israel Wilson smallpox inoculation logbook,” The College of Physicians of Philadelphia Digital Library, accessed June 15, 2021, https://www.cppdigitallibrary.org/items/show/8128.