To the public : the dispute that has lately arisen in this place, on the merit of Dr. Latham's practice in the small-pox, has been managed on the part of his advocates with so much indecent bitterness ...
Writings by "Marcellus" and a "Writer of Truth" regarding the questionable methods used by Dr. Lantham in administering smallpox vaccinations in Salem.
[Salem, Mass.] :
[Printed by Samuel and Ebenezer Hall],
|Summary:||Writings by "Marcellus" and a "Writer of Truth" regarding the questionable methods used by Dr. Lantham in administering smallpox vaccinations in Salem.|
|Item Description:||Signed: Salem [Mass.]. Marcellus. Followed by: To the public. When I wrote my last address I designed not again to solicit the attention of the public ... Signed: A lover of truth. Salem, April 9th, 1774.|
Both addresses are generally attributed to Archelaus Putnam.
Presumably printed by Samuel and Ebenezer Hall, printers of the Essez gazette, in which appeared a number of articles, signed by A lover of truth, concerning the dispute.
Text in three columns.
|Physical Description:||1 online resource (2 pages)|
|Place of Publication:||United States -- Massachusetts -- Salem|