Tufts, Cotton, 1732-1815. A.L.s. to Simon Tufts; Weymouth, Mass., 1 side (2 pages), 1759 May 23, 1759 May 23 Digital
Scope and Contents
Correspondence to his brother concerning patients Tufts was treating for measles. Tufts describes the various symptoms prior the appearance of the rash, including fever and redness in the eyes. He writes that one patient, Abigail Giles, has recovered, but he expects his own child will likely soon contract the disease.
- 1759 May 23
Language of Materials
Papers are in English.
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