Yellow Fever in 1793 and Today

National Library of Medicine | Jun 16, 2021

Yellow Fever in 1793 and Today invites students to examine the 1793 yellow fever outbreak in Philadelphia in light of treatment today. Through the three-module lesson plan, elementary students explore the online exhibition, work in pairs to conduct research, and present their findings. The site features extensive teacher support materials.

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