Smallpox


'Close up cow' by Paul Stephenson, 3 October 2007 (CC BY 2.0)
Speaker Dr Juliana Adelman (St Patrick’s College Drumcondra) Title Cows, Contagion and Sanitation in Victorian Dublin Event Centre for the History of Medicine in Ireland Seminar Series, 26 September 2013 Summary This paper examines the relationship between humans and animals and specifically how the animal economy of the city of Dublin […]

Cows, Contagion and Sanitation in Victorian Dublin


Speaker Dr Ciarán Wallace (Trinity College, Dublin) Title Feverish activity. Dublin Corporation and the smallpox outbreak of 1902 Event Healthcare Systems: Regional and Comparative Perspectives in Britain and Ireland, 1850-1960, organised by Sean Lucey, hosted by CHOMI, UCD, June, 2012. Summary When smallpox broke out in Dublin in 1902 the […]

Feverish activity. Dublin Corporation and the smallpox outbreak of 1902