- Part of
- Society of Medical Officers of Health
- Archives and manuscripts
About this work
Includes Ministry of Health circulars, memoranda and reports, notably on diphtheria immunisation and post World War 2 publicity campaigns, incidence of notifiable infectious diseases in each sanitary district in England and Wales during 1919, closure of and exclusion from school, 1927-1930, and regulations for air travel and airports, 1948; leaflet 'Hints from the health department' on protection against diphtheria, c.1935; CCHE leaflets on sore throats ('Calling the doctor', illustrated by Fougasse), influenza and measles, 1946; and 'Handbook of communicable diseases for use of Medical Officers of Schools' issued by the Medical Officers of Schools Association, 1948.