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Friday, Mar 15, 2019 - 2:00 AM    "Disease and History: Typhoid Mary and the Search For Perfect Control" This workshop looks at the history of infectious disease in America, particularly typhoid, diphtheria, and polio, and their "conquest" by medical research and public health regulation. With the aid of contemporary medical journal articles and New York City health records, the onscreen participants investigate the medical and civil liberties issues exemplified by the case of "Typhoid Mary" Mallon. Facing off as either Board of Health officials or friends of Mary Mallon, workshop participants debate the typhoid carrier's fate. G
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Friday, Mar 15, 2019 - 2:00 AM "Disease and History: Typhoid Mary and the Search For Perfect Control" (IDAHO)
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Friday, Mar 29, 2019 - 2:00 AM "The Virginia Company: America's Corporate Beginning" (IDAHO)
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Friday, Apr 5, 2019 - 2:00 AM "Common Sense and the American Revolution: The Power of the Printed Word" (IDAHO)
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Friday, Apr 12, 2019 - 2:00 AM "The Lowell System: Women in a New Industrial Society" (IDAHO)
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Friday, Apr 19, 2019 - 2:00 AM "Concerning Emancipation: Who Freed The Slaves?" (IDAHO)
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Friday, Apr 26, 2019 - 2:00 AM "Cans, Coal and Corporations: The 1893 World's Columbian Exposition" (IDAHO)
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Friday, May 3, 2019 - 2:00 AM "The Census: Who We Think We Are" (IDAHO)
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Friday, May 10, 2019 - 2:00 AM "Disease and History: Typhoid Mary and the Search For Perfect Control" (IDAHO)
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Friday, May 17, 2019 - 2:00 AM "Korea and the Cold War: A Case Study" (IDAHO)
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