Tuberculosis and the Jews of Louisiana
Publication Date: May 1902
Author(s): Dr. Leucht
Series: Conference of Jewish Charities in the United States, 2
Special Collection: Berman Jewish Policy Archive
Keywords: Health; Social Services; Communal Organization
Coverage: United States Louisiana
The author presents a proposal for establishing a Jewish sanatorium work colony in Louisiana, on land and in a climate he has identified as being very conducive to health. A discussion on tuberculosis treatment and the desirability of moving patients out of their home cities follows.