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The Ghost Map (cholera epidemic in London)

The Ghost Map: The Story of London's Most Terrifying Epidemic and How It Changed Science, Cities, and the Modern World by Steven Johnson

Doctors Didn’t Know How Cholera Spread Until One Genius Drew a Map | Motherboard

In the midst of a deadly cholera outbreak in London, a local anesthetist figured out how the disease was spreading using data visualization.

Cartographies of Disease: Maps, Mapping, and Medicine takes a look at how cartography and GIS have been used to map and combat devastating diseases such as cholera, yellow fever, and Ebola.

Cartographies of Disease: Maps, Mapping, and Medicine is a comprehensive survey of the technology of mapping and its relationship to the battle against disease. This look at medical mapping advances the argument that maps are not merely represent

Monster Soup, commonly called Thames Water.

‘Monster Soup’, commonly called ‘Thames Water’ - Coloured Engraving, most likely referring to London’s Great Stink of 1858 via wellcome images

Images of, the plight of cholera; an infectious disease caused by drinking the tainted water supply. One of the major illnesses during the American Gilded Age era - late 19th century. ~ {cwlyons}

Images of, the plight of cholera; an infectious disease caused by drinking the tainted water supply. One of the major illnesses during the American Gilded Age era - late century.

'A Court for King Cholera', 1852. A scene typical of the crowded, unsanitary conditions in London slums. Cholera first appeared in Britain in 1831, and outbreaks occurred regularly in London in the mid 19th century. Cartoon from Punch. (London, 25 September 1852).  (Photo by Ann Ronan Pictures/Print Collector/Getty Images)

John Snow mapped cholera deaths in London in The work of Doctor Snow stands out as one of the most famous and earliest cases of medical geography.

Tanner's Map of the World Cholera Epidemics of 1830-1832.

The cholera epidemics that struck Philadelphia in and 1866 provided a catalyst for transforming the health and hygiene standards of the city.

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Euston Station showing wrought iron roof of 1837 - Euston railway station - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Dworzec kolejowy w Białymstoku.

Dworzec kolejowy w Białymstoku.

[Białystok] zdjęcia z lat - Page 25 - SkyscraperCity

[Białystok] zdjęcia z lat - Page 25 - SkyscraperCity

Homeopatia przyszła z cholerą - Racjonalista

Homeopatia przyszła z cholerą - Racjonalista