Scope and Content

James Niven,Observations on the history of public health in Manchester (Manchester and London 1923).; Niven was MOH for Manchester from 1894-1922. In this publication on the occasion of his retirement he reports on progress achieved on various public health issues in the city, including infectious diseases, TB, VD, housing, maternity and child welfare, and environmental health.

The volume was a donation from Niven to the Manchester Medical Society.