Public health in progressive Seattle, 1876-1919 by Nancy Rockafellar

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  • Public health -- Washington (State) -- Seattle -- History,
  • Public health administration -- Washington (State) -- Seattle -- History

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Other titlesRachel Royston Permanent Scholarship Foundation of Delta Kappa Gamma.
Statementby Nancy Moore Rockafellar.
The Physical Object
Pagination197 leaves :
Number of Pages197
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Open LibraryOL13593389M
OCLC/WorldCa13848557

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