Instructions from health-officers to customs officials for the district of Portsmouth

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    Letter instructing customs officers in the district of Portsmouth to quarantine ships with passengers or crew infected with "plague, yellow-fever, small-pox, or any malignant, pestilential or contagious destempers," and to notify the under-signed health officers of the district.
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    This item is in the public domain. Duke University Libraries kindly requests that any use of the item is properly cited.
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