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作者 Brown, Julie K
書名 Health and Medicine on Display : International Expositions in the United States, 1876-1904
出版項 Cambridge : MIT Press, 2009
國際標準書號 9780262258630 (electronic bk.)
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說明 1 online resource (341 pages)
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附註 Intro -- Contents -- Preface -- 1 Exposition Infrastructure and Exhibition Display: An Introduction -- 2 Judging the Progress of Sanitary Science: The 1876 Philadelphia Centennial Exhibition -- 3 Preventing Fear and Panic: The 1893 Chicago World's Columbian Exposition -- 4 Occupying a Vast Camp: The 1901 Buffalo Pan-American Exposition -- 5 Making a Solemn Protest: Site and Services at the 1904 Louisiana Purchase Exposition -- 6 Presentations for the Public Eye: Exhibits and Exhibitors at the 1904 Louisiana Purchase Exposition -- Afterword -- Appendix A: Evolution of International Exposition Exhibit Classifications for Health and Medicine, 1867-1904 -- Appendix B: Medical and Exposition Expenditures, Medical Treatments, and Official Fatalities for United States International Expositions, 1876-1904 -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
How international expositions, through their exhibits and infrastructures, attempted to increase public awareness of advances in health and medicine
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
鏈接 Print version: Brown, Julie K. Health and Medicine on Display : International Expositions in the United States, 1876-1904 Cambridge : MIT Press,c2009 9780262026574
主題 Public health -- United States -- History -- Exhibitions.;Medicine -- United States -- History -- Exhibitions.;Exhibitions -- United States -- History -- 19th century.;Exhibitions -- United States -- History -- 20th century
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