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Joseph William Gardam typescript speech

Identifier: MSS 2/117

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Address describes history of smallpox diagnosis, distinguishes between smallpox and chicken pox on basis of diagnostic aspects, such as lesions, and lists other illnesses which may be confused with smallpox.


  • 1927 Nov. /


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Joseph William Gardam, New Jersey internist and dermatologist, was born in Brooklyn, N.Y., in 1895. He died in the 1980s. Gardam received his M.D. from the New York Homeopathic Medical College in 1916. He practiced medicine in Newark, N.J., was Attending Physician to St. Barnabas Hospital and the Homeopathic Hospital in East Orange, Associate Physician at the Newark City Hospital, and Director of the Newark Health Department's Communicable Disease Division.


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Part of the Historical Medical Library of The College of Physicians of Philadelphia Repository

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