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Guide to History of Public Health: Home


Looking for sources on the history of public health?  Start here for a beginning look at the resources Yale has, and beyond. Click on the tabs above to find scholarly books, journal articles and other secondary texts, primary-source documents, and credible web sites about public health, including historical resources and information.

This film is a 1936 history of the US Public Health Service, including its work in the prevention of disease.You can find other films at the Moving Image Archive.

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Melissa Grafe
John R. Bumstead Librarian for Medical History

Cushing/Whitney Medical Library

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