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The health seekers of Southern California, 1870/1900

John E. Baur

The health seekers of Southern California, 1870/1900

by John E. Baur

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Published by Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery in San Marino, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Health resorts -- California, Southern -- History -- 19th century,
  • Health Resorts -- history -- California

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementby John E. Baur.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRA807.C2 B36 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19906914M
    ISBN 109780873282253
    LC Control Number2008027840
    OCLC/WorldCa232647332

    4 Statistic on healthseekers from John E. Baur, The Healthseekers of Southern California, (San Marino, CA: Huntington Library, ); quotation from the B’nai B’rith Messenger, , as cited in Emily K. Abel, Tuberculosis and the Politics of Exclusion: A History of Public Health and Migration to Los Angeles (New Brunswick. From Exclusion to Expulsion: Mexicans and Tuberculosis Control in Los Angeles, Baur, The Health Seekers of Southern California, – Author: Emily K. Abel.

    Journal of Historical Geography, 2, 2 () Wilderness and health in the nineteenth century Kenneth Thompson During the latter part of the nineteenth century a form of medical treatment often called a "wilderness cure" enjoyed considerable popularity in the United States, especially in by: 1. Early Maps of the Ohio Valley: A Selection of Maps, Plans, and Views Made by Indians and Colonials from to By Lloyd Arnold Brown. (Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, xvi + pp. Maps and bibliography. $).

      Baur, J. (). The health seekers of southern California, –San Marino: Huntington Library Press. Google ScholarCited by: 1.   Aridity thus set Southern California apart from other health resorts, overseas and domestic, including “the Riviera, Madeira, Minnesota, or Florida.” 35 With Southern California’s lack of “moisture” supporting visions of a paradise for health seekers, “Los Angeles County in the Health Rush, –,” California Historical Author: Henry Knight Lozano.


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The health seekers of Southern California, 1870/1900 by John E. Baur Download PDF EPUB FB2

The nineteenth-century notion that Southern California's sunny climate could cure tuberculosis, asthma, rheumatism, and a host of other diseases triggered a rush of health seekers to the region.

By the end of the century, these settlers from the East had inflated land values, caused building booms, inaugurated new types of businesses, and Cited by: Health seekers of Southern California, San Marino, Calif.: Henry E.

Huntington Library and Art Gallery, [] (OCoLC) Material Type: Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: John E Baur; Robert Gregg Frank. The nineteenth-century notion that Southern California's sunny climate could cure tuberculosis, asthma, rheumatism, and a host of other diseases triggered a rush of health seekers to the region.

By the end of the century, these settlers from the East had inflated land values, caused building booms, inaugurated new types of businesses, and.

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