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Posts tagged sewage disposal

August 12, 2013

 

model of trash truck and sanitation worker

Talking Trash in Jasper

Jasper chose the General Electric Company to oversee a project designed to install a garbage disposer in every home in the town.

July 15, 2013

 

engraving of cholera victims

Suddenly, Last Summer (In Lafayette)

In 1849, no one knew what caused cholera—a miasma in the air emanating from filth in the street,or living a life that was dissolute or intemperate

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