The Role Of Yellow Fever In Colonial America

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Life was hard at the Cook’s Coffeehouse, there was little to no supplies left to cook with, and little to no food for ourselves. At one point we ran out of food so we had to close the coffeehouse which made it harder to live since we were no longer making any money. The word of fever spread through town quickly as there there were many deaths to an unknown miasma. There has been rumors spread all across town that Yellow Fever has come back, and they say it is coming from the refugees that are coming in from the colonies. A few days have gone by now, and people are dieing everyday, people are evacuating, and the market has closed. Yellow Fever is being talked about all over town, and doctors are trying to find ways to cure it. The next day
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