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Unformatted text preview: day on June 20, 1832 1849-50 Second Cholera epidemic in US Aug 3, 1849 is National Day of Prayer California Gold Rush spreads cholera 1854 John Snow suggests cholera spread through water contaminated with sewage 1856-57 Cholera outbreak in India coincides with Sepia Mutiny 1860-61 Third major Cholera outbreak in India 1866 Third Cholera epidemic in the United States; NYC Board of Health contains epidemic 1884 Robert Koch finds cholera bacteria 1910-11 Last cholera outbreak in the US The Cholera, Richmond Enquirer Sept 28, 1832, p. 3 Rhode Island American and Gazette , July 31, 1832 Newport Mercury , October 6, 1832, p. 2...
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This note was uploaded on 02/27/2010 for the course HISTORY 183 taught by Professor Osseo-asare during the Spring '10 term at University of California, Berkeley.
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