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Sunday, Jan 6, 2013 - 12:00 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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Sunday, Jan 6, 2013 - 12:00 AM "Disease and History: Typhoid Mary and the Search For Perfect Control" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Sunday, Jan 6, 2013 - 12:00 PM "Disease and History: Typhoid Mary and the Search For Perfect Control" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Sunday, Jan 13, 2013 - 12:00 AM "Korea and the Cold War: A Case Study" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Sunday, Jan 13, 2013 - 12:00 PM "Korea and the Cold War: A Case Study" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Tuesday, Apr 23, 2013 - 12:00 AM "The Virginia Company: America's Corporate Beginning" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Tuesday, Apr 23, 2013 - 12:00 PM "The Virginia Company: America's Corporate Beginning" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Tuesday, Apr 30, 2013 - 12:00 AM "Common Sense and the American Revolution: The Power of the Printed Word" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Tuesday, Apr 30, 2013 - 12:00 PM "Common Sense and the American Revolution: The Power of the Printed Word" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Tuesday, May 7, 2013 - 12:00 AM "The Lowell System: Women in a New Industrial Society" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Tuesday, May 7, 2013 - 12:00 PM "The Lowell System: Women in a New Industrial Society" (LEARN/CREATE)
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