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Information respecting the origin, progress, and efficacy of the kine pock inoculation : in effectually and forever securing a person from the small-pox, extracted from a treatise entitled "A prospect of exterminating the small-pox," written in the year 1802

Waterhouse, Benjamin, 1754-1846.

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Location of original

This material has been provided by the National Library of Medicine (U.S.), through the Medical Heritage Library. The original may be consulted at the National Library of Medicine (U.S.)

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About this work


Cambridge [Mass.] : Printed by Hilliard and Metcalf, 1810.

Physical description

53 pages, 1 unnumbered page ; 19 cm

Publications note

Shaw & Shoemaker 21960

Austin, R.B. Early Amer. medical imprints, 2007

Bibliographic information

Includes bibliographical references

Reproduction note

Microfilm. [Bethesda, Md.] : National Library of Medicine, 1962. 1 microfilm reel : negative ; 35 mm


Correspondence between Edward Jenner and Waterhouse: p. 48-53

Only part of this work (p. [7]-22) was extracted directly from the author's A prospect of exterminating the small-pox, part II

Signatures: [A]⁴ B-D⁴ E² F-G⁴ [H]1

NLM copy: Waterhouse's letter to Christopher Gore, Governor of Massachusetts, is heavily edited in contemporary hand. DNLM

Film 633 reel 101 is part of Research Publications Early American Medical Imprints collection (RP reel 101, no. 2007). DNLM



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