Report of the State Board of Health of Wisconsin ... 1889/90-1891/92

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State Board of Health, 1891
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1892 International Conference of State Boards held in Indianapolis

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Page 13 - RULE 5. Every dead body must be accompanied by a person In charge, who must be provided with a ticket, and also present a full first-class ticket marked "Corpse...
Page 90 - When the sick man has been visited and everything done which skill and assiduity can do to cure him, modern charity will go on to consider the causes of his malady, what noxious influence besetting his life, what contempt of the laws of health in his diet or habits, may have caused it, and then to inquire whether others incur the same dangers and may be warned in time.
Page 12 - Or, the body, being prepared for shipment by, disinfecting and wrapping as above, may be placed in a strong coffin or casket, and said coffin or casket encased in an air-tight zinc, copper or tin case, all joints and seams hermetically soldered, and all enclosed in a strong outside wooden box..
Page 78 - ... tea or other article of food or drink or drug made or offered for sale within this state which he may suspect or have reason to believe to be impure, unhealthful, adulterated or counterfeit...
Page 90 - No man who loves his kind can in these days rest content with waiting as a servant upon human misery, when it is in so many cases possible to anticipate and avert it.
Page 79 - ... or other suitable person, for the purpose of examination; and the cost of such removal shall be paid out of the state treasury, in the same manner as when removed by the sheriff, as in this title provided.
Page 13 - ... dangerous to the public health, and will not be accepted for transportation unless said removal has been approved by the State Board of Health, and the consent of the health authority of the locality to which the corpse is consigned, has first been obtained, and the disinterred remains enclosed in a hermetically sealed, (soldered) zinc, tin, or copper lined coffin or box, or a box encased in hermetically sealed, soldered zinc, tin, or copper cases.
Page 13 - ... agent at initial point and sent to the general baggage agent, and the second coupon by the last train baggage-man. The stub, permit and coupons must be numbered so the one will refer to the other, and on...
Page 78 - Such commissioner shall be appointed by the governor, by and with the advice and consent of the senate, and his term of office shall be for two years from the date of his appointment, and until his successor is...
Page 13 - State; when encased in a sound coffin or metallic case, and enclosed in a strong wooden box, securely fastened so it may be safely handled. But when it is proposed to transport them out of the State...

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