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Pandemics, Epidemics, and Other Diseases in Louisiana

Introduction

As a mosquito-borne disease, Malaria was a threat to people living across Louisiana due to the surrounding landscape of swamp and water, as well as the prevalence of water cisterns throughout major residential areas. 

Key Catalog Terms

Listed below are some recommended catalog key terms for searching for malaria. Full steps on how to use these key terms can be found on this LibGuide's homepage.

Malaria
Quinine

Key Subject Headings

Listed below are some recommended subject headings for searching for malaria. Full steps on how to use these key terms can be found on this LibGuide's homepage.

Diseases -- Louisiana -- New Orleans
Epidemics -- Louisiana
Malaria
Malaria -- Prevention.
Malaria -- Southern States.
Malaria -- United States -- History -- 19th century.

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