The Triumvirate Struggles On

James C. Mohr

in Plague and Fire

Published in print December 2004 | ISBN: 9780195162318
Published online September 2007 | e-ISBN: 9780199788910 | DOI:
 The Triumvirate Struggles On

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The Hawaiian Medical Society remained divided over the Board of Health's bacteriology-based policies. Experimental vaccines offered little help against cases of bubonic plague. Disputes arose between the Board of Health and the Citizens' Sanitary Commission.

Keywords: Hawaiian Medical Society; bacteriology; vaccines; bubonic plague; Board of Health; Citizens' Sanitary Commission

Chapter.  5676 words. 

Subjects: History of the Americas

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