In Episode 3, ABC Gotham’s amateur historians, Kate and Kathleen, discuss the history of contagions NYC, including intractable battles with yellow fever, cholera, smallpox, and Spanish influenza. This mega- episode will tell you about famous patients, major hospitals, heartless conspiracies, and the leisurely beginnings of the New York City Board of Health. You’ll want to wash your hands both before and after hearing this podcast.
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Amazing pictures of North Brother Island