Yellow Fever

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Yellow Fever starts in Philedelphia

1793

Men of the Free African American Society help the sick

1794

By the end of September 20,000 people have fled the city

1794

The mayor of Bush Hill opens up a temporary hospital

1794

Nurses were hired at Bush Hill

1794

Dr. Rush bleeds people to cure them of the disease

1795

Dr. Rush's sister dies

1795

Treasury Hamilton fled to his country estate

1796

The Government speaks about the disease

1796

Frost comes killing the Fever

1797