Date: September 16, 1888
Series: S 577 - State governors' incoming correspondence, 1857-1888.
County Correspondence - County Boards of Health of: 1888 Escambia, Putnam, and Volusia
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Board of Health
Palatka, Fla. 188
of the infection by this same class of people
escaping into the county without having
previously undergone the necessary period of
detention in some of the Quarantine Camps.
It is needless to state the advantages nat-
urally accruing from such a course of action,
for it would then, not only give relief as above
stated, but allay the fears of the public minds
so far as the spread of the disease is concerned
and also at the same time tend to correct the
erroneous impressions that the whole of Florida
is infected with Yellow Fever.
W W Cyrus Pres Putnam
I do hereby certify J K. Rainey “ St Johns
that the names H. E. Dean “ Lake
herewith affixed were Thos. P. Gary “ Marion
ordered by the representa G. F. Carlisle Secty Volusia
tives of the respective J. S. Montgomery “ Orange
Counties. C M Merrell Pres. Clay.
Attest - Louis C Camova
Secty Putnam C. Bd H.