Public Health Archives: Public Health in Modern America, 1890-1970

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To understand the present-day implications of the Affordable Care Act and other initiatives, scholars are finding it necessary to explore and research the impact and significance of previous health policies and practices. Public Health Archives: Public Health in Modern America, 1890-1970 examines the history of public health and the policy debates that ensued in the delivery of services at the national, state, and local levels during pivotal times in history.  Full text content provides researchers with compelling stories and previously hard to access materials.

This collection can also be searched on Gale Primary Sources, an integrated platform that combines Gale’s digital archives into a single cross-searchable interface.

Provider: Gale
Coverage: 1890-1970