Diseases in Manchester and Salford

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 133 MMC/15
  • Former Reference
      GB 133 MMC O
  • Dates of Creation
      [1800]-1979
  • Physical Description
      86 items

Scope and Content

Documents relating to various diseases in the Manchester area. These include infectious diseases such as plague, cholera, typhus, diphtheria, smallpox and rabies. There is also material on cancer, TB, poisons and sexual diseases.

Arrangement

The sub-group is arranged into the following series:

  • /1 Cancer
  • /2 Tuberculosis
  • /3 Venereal disease
  • /4 Infectious diseases - general
  • /5 Plague
  • /6 Cholera
  • /7 Typhus
  • /8 Acute Poliomyelitis
  • /9 Diphtheria/Streptococcal angina
  • /10 Smallpox
  • /11 Hydrophobia
  • /12 Poisons
  • /13 Goitre