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Journal Article

On the Mills-Reincke Phenomenon and Hazen's Theorem concerning the Decrease in Mortality from Diseases Other than Typhoid Fever following the Purification of Public Water-Supplies

W. T. Sedgwick and J. Scott Macnutt
The Journal of Infectious Diseases
Vol. 7, No. 4 (Aug. 24, 1910), pp. 489-564
Published by: Oxford University Press
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Page Count: 76
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Notes and References

This item contains 12 references.

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    For full title of reports see footnote, p. 492.
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    For fuller accounts of the phenomena at Berlin and Altona see Jahresb. Uber die medizinische Statistik des Hamburgischen Staates fur 1892; translations given above, pp. 494-97-
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    The Lawrence, Mass., City Filter: A History of Its Installation and Maintenance, Trans. Am. Soc. C.E., 46, p. 316.
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    Monthly Bull. Mass. State Board of Health, Sept., 1907, p. 242.
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    "Water Purification at St. Louis, Mo.," Trans. Am. Soc. C.E., 60, p. 182.
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    Jour. N.E. Water Works Assn., 22, p. 183.
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    note, p. 494.
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    Jour. N.E. Water Works Assn., 22, p. 87.
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    This reference contains 3 citations:
    • M. O. Leighton, "Prelim. Report on the Pollution of Lake Champlain," Water Supply Paper No. 121, U.S. Geol. Survey, 1905, Report of E. B. Phelps, p. III
    • E. B. Phelps, "Pollution of Streams by Sulphite Pulp Waste," Paper No. 226 of ibid., p. 7
    • Cf. Penn. Health Bull., November 1909, on "The Germicidal Effect of Water from Coal Mines and Tannery Wheels upon Bacillus Typho- sus, Bacillus coli, and Bacillus anthracis."
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    Boston Med. and Surg. Jour., November 4, 1909.
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    Cf. Reincke, Gesundheitsverhaltnisse Hamburgs im ig. Jahrhundert, p. 312.
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    p. 185 of our paper in the volume Tuberculosis in Massachusetts, mentioned on p. 491 above
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