13 items found
Collection ID is exactly "40" AND Subject contains "Public health"
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Card from the State Board of Health encouraging the public to reduce exposure to flies

Card from the State Board of Health encouraging the public to reduce exposure to flies

Date
1915 (circa)
Description
Linen poster from the State Board of Health encouraging the public to reduce the exposure of food, drinks, and dwellings to flies.
Collection
Community Health Institute, St. Petersburg, 1943

Community Health Institute, St. Petersburg, 1943

Date
1943-02-17
Description
Program outlining Community Health institute sponsored by local and state health organizations.
Collection
Crestviews newsletter - June 1, 1942

Crestviews newsletter - June 1, 1942

Date
1942-06-01
Description
June 1, 1942 edition of a newsletter titled "Crestviews," published by members of the Civilian Public Service Program residing at Camp Crestview in Okaloosa County, Florida. The Civilian Public Service program provided conscientious objectors with an alternative to military service during World War II. This edition of "Crestviews" includes a history of Camp Crestview and an explanation of its work. Residents were engaged primarily in projects benefiting public health, including building sanitary privies, screening houses, and drilling wells. Many of the conscientious objectors at Camp Crestview belonged to religious groups traditionally opposed to war, including Quakers, Mennonites, and the Church of the Brethren.
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Flier advertising reduced-cost oral polio vaccines in Tallahassee, 1964

Flier advertising reduced-cost oral polio vaccines in Tallahassee, 1964

Date
1964
Description
Tallahassee oral polio, two doses necessary (Sat. Feb. 29, 1964) and (Sat. May 16, 1964); cost per dose, 75 cents or whatever you can pay; stations open 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. both days sponsored by Leon County Medical Society and Leon County Health Department. General information to the public is provided answering such questions as: Explanation of the plan for the procedure of being completely vaccinated in this method; the cost of the vaccination; which oral vaccine is being used; how vaccine is given; who should take the vaccine; sources of more information, etc. ... ''
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Florida Folks Have the Right Idea -- They Like Greens! - poster, ca. 1940s

Florida Folks Have the Right Idea -- They Like Greens! - poster, ca. 1940s

Date
1940 (circa)
Description
Poster produced by the Florida State Board of Health encouraging Floridians to eat more greens. The poster explains the high vitamin content of turnip greens, collards, and kale, even mentioning that these three greens are even better than spinach ('Why doesn't somebody tell Popeye these things?'). The poster also includes brief cooking instructions.
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Florida State Board of Health License to Practice Midwifery, 1942

Florida State Board of Health License to Practice Midwifery, 1942

Date
1942
Description
License to practice midwifery issued to Jules O. Graves on January 7, 1942.
Collection
Florida State Board of Health Midwife Certificate of Registration, ca. 1942

Florida State Board of Health Midwife Certificate of Registration, ca. 1942

Date
1942 (circa)
Description
Midwife certificate of registration granted to Jules O. Graves.
Collection
Governor Fleming's Extra Session of the Legislature Proclamation, 1889

Governor Fleming's Extra Session of the Legislature Proclamation, 1889

Date
1889-01-16
Description
Proclamation made by Governor Francis P. Fleming convening an extra session of the Florida Legislature for the purpose of establishing a State Board of Health and County Boards of Health in the state's counties. The extra session was to take place on Tuesday, February 5, 1889, at noon in Tallahassee.
Collection
Mosquitoes Must Go Poster

Mosquitoes Must Go Poster

Date
1923
Description
This poster describes ways in which to prevent and control mosquito populations.
Collection
Pensacola Bubonic Plague Eradication Map, 1920-21

Pensacola Bubonic Plague Eradication Map, 1920-21

Date
1921-06-30
Description
Map showing the locations of both humans and rodents found to be infected with the bubonic plague during a 1920-21 outbreak. The Florida State Board of Health and the U.S. Public Health Service collaborated on a massive effort to contain the spread of the outbreak and to eliminate its source, rats and mice carrying infected fleas. At least ten people ultimately died as a result of the outbreak, and the combined public health task force captured and examined over 35,000 rodents.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
flc_br0214Card from the State Board of Health encouraging the public to reduce exposure to fliestextPublic health/fmp/selected_documents/thumbnails/flc_br0214.jpg
s908_b001_f02_01Community Health Institute, St. Petersburg, 1943textPublic health
Community health services
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s419_b012_f12_01Crestviews newsletter - June 1, 1942textConscientious objectors
Civilian Public Service
Public health
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flc_br0175Flier advertising reduced-cost oral polio vaccines in Tallahassee, 1964textPoliomyelitis--Vaccination
Public health
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s419_b035_f04_x01Florida Folks Have the Right Idea -- They Like Greens! - poster, ca. 1940stextPublic health
Nutrition
Vegetables
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s904_b001_f06_02Florida State Board of Health License to Practice Midwifery, 1942textMidwifery
Community health nursing
Public health nursing
Public health
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s904_b001_f06_01Florida State Board of Health Midwife Certificate of Registration, ca. 1942textMidwifery
Community health nursing
Public health nursing
Public health
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slms_mc11-5_1889_01Governor Fleming's Extra Session of the Legislature Proclamation, 1889textPublic health
Medical care
Public welfare
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s908_b002_f20_01Mosquitoes Must Go PosterimageMosquitoes -- Control
Public health
Mosquitoes as carriers of disease -- Florida
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s900_b001_f09_01Pensacola Bubonic Plague Eradication Map, 1920-21textPlague
Epidemics
Public health
Rodent control
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