||Introduction : "hives of sickness and vice" / David Rosner -- Breeding grounds for disease. Changing patterns of epidemic disease in New York City / Gretchen A. Condran -- Accountability for public health : regulating the housing market in nineteenth-century New York City / Elizabeth Blackmar -- Plagues and prejudice : nativism's construction of disease in nineteenth- and twentieth-century New York City / Alan M. Kraut -- When epidemic strikes. "Be safe. Be sure." New York City's experience with epidemic smallpox / Judith Walzer Leavitt.
||A disease of cleanliness : polio in New York City, 1900-1990 / Naomi Rogers -- The dependent center : the first decade of the AIDS epidemic in New York City / Ronald Bayer -- The city responds. Science, politics, and the art of persuasion : promoting the new scientific medicine in New York City / Elizabeth Fee and Evelynn M. Hammonds -- The politics of public health in New York City : contrasting styles since 1920 / Daniel M. Fox.
|General note||"A publication of the Museum of the City of New York"--P. facing t.p.|
|Bibliography note||Includes bibliographical references and index.|
||Laupus- E. Daniel Shingleton Public Health Collection