Duval County Medical Society, Hundredth Birthday, 1853-1953

Publication Year:
1954
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Repository URL:
https://digitalcommons.unf.edu/northeast_fla_books/18
Author(s):
Merritt, Webster; Lowenthal, Joseph
Publisher(s):
The Centennial Committee & Officers of the Society
Tags:
Florida--Duval County--Jacksonville History; United States History--Southern History; Florida Heritage Collection--Duval County Medical Society; Medical History
article description
This book is a hundredth year anniversary celebration of the Duval County Medical Society and it's place in Jacksonville history. It offers an overview of its founding and the society's participation in the major events Jacksonville experienced such as the 1854 fire, the Yellow Fever epidemic in the 1850's, the Civil War, Small pox epidemic in the 1880's, Reconstruction, the 1901 Jacksonville Fire, World War I, World War II, and the city's economic expansion. PALMM.