Public Health in Oregon: Discovering Historical Data
 

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Publication Date

1931

Description

A public health survey by Ross C. B. Thornton for Multnomah, Oregon in 1931. Includes information regarding geographical location; history of the settlement; vital statistics; industry; revenue; civic and health organizations; water, milk, foodstuffs, sewage, and garbage control; vital statistics; control of communicable and venereal disease; control of public-use spaces; and general sanitation.

Disciplines

Public Health

Subjects

Oregon; Oregon--Multnomah County; Health Surveys; Vital Statistics; Sexually Transmitted Diseases; Sanitation; Water-supply; Food adulteration and inspection; Death Certificates; Public Health Nursing; Sanitary engineering; Research Report

Source

Public Health Survey Records; 2004-025

Identifier

doi:10.6083/M43B5ZMR

Description of Data Content

Data consists of average census statistics: age; marriage status; nativity; industry; length of residence; diseases; family physician; home sanitation; economic status; milk and water supply; and condition of home. Extensive descriptive data included.

Public Health Survey, Multnomah, Oregon, 1931

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