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The official manuscript document from Napoleon establishing smallpox vaccination in 1813

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Title

The official manuscript document from Napoleon establishing smallpox vaccination in 1813

Subject

Illyrian Provinces--Nineteenth century
Napoléon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821
Smallpox--Inoculation

Publisher

Digitized by the rights holder

Date

August 5, 1813

Language

French

Type

Decrees

Identifier

french_vaccine_decree

Extent

3 pages

Spatial Coverage

Ljubljana (Slovenia)

Temporal Coverage

Nineteenth century

Provenance

Jeremy Norman & Co., Inc.

Rights Holder

Anonymous. Name available upon request.

Citation

“The official manuscript document from Napoleon establishing smallpox vaccination in 1813,” The College of Physicians of Philadelphia Digital Library, accessed September 25, 2021, https://www.cppdigitallibrary.org/items/show/8135.