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Cholera in South-West England
Presenter: Stephen Hawke
In this presentation Stephen Hawke explores the major cholera outbreak in the 1830s in south-west England and also the later outbreaks of the pandemic in the UK in the 19th century.
Topics related to this webcast: England, Pandemics
Devon Cottage Scenes During the Cholera
Presenter: Cathy Carman
Cathy Carman uses the diary of Devon vicar to describe the scenes in a Devon village during the cholera outbreak of 1832.
Topics related to this webcast: England, Pandemics
Presenter: Cherilyn Tillman
Cherilyn Tillman provides a brief history of tuberculosis and talks about the impact of the disease on her family in the 19th and 20th centuries. Tuberculosis handout (pdf)
Topics related to this webcast: England, Pandemics