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1904 Smallpox

According to information reported to the Surgeon-General, Public Health and Marine-Hospital Service, December 26, 1903, to February 26, 1904, Walton County, FL had approximately 88 known cases of smallpox reported in early January of 1904.

Smallpox patient

(State Archives of Florida/Byrd)
 Smallpox patient in Walton County, Florida.  Jan 9, 1904.  Photo by Dr. Hiram Byrd, Lewis Camp, Walton County



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