Smallpox account from David Little against the town of Newbury, 1794 February 3
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- Little, David , 1740-1805
- Center for the History of Medicine (Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine)
Contains three handwritten copies of an itemized bill to the town of Newbury, Massachusetts, that list the sundry expenses of Dr. David Little (1740-1805) during his attendance at a smallpox hospital between October 1793 and February 1794. The account statements are accompanied by a list of the smallpox victims during that period.
David Little (1740-1805) was a physician active in Newbury, Massachusetts, in the 1790s. Among his services were attendance to town's smallpox hospital.