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Katherine Ott, Fevered Lives: Tuberculosis in American Culture since 1870 (Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1996).

Sheila Rothman, Living in the Shadow of Death: Tuberculosis and the Social Experience of Illness in American History (Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1995).

Richard, Shryock, National Tuberculosis Association 1904–1954 (New York: National Tuberculosis Association, 1957)

Michael E. Teller, The Tuberculosis Movement: A Public Health Campaign in the Progressive Era (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1988)

Nancy Tomes, "Tuberculosis Religion," The Gospel of Germs: Men, Women and the Microbe in American Life (Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1998), 113–34.

_____, Paula A. Treichler & Leslie J. Reagan, eds., Medicines Moving Pictures (Rochester: University of Rochester Press, 2009).

Paul Wells, Animation and America (Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2002)

Leonard G. Wilson, "The Historical Decline of Tuberculosis in Europe and America: Its Causes and Significance," Journal of the History of Medicine and Allied Sciences 45 (1990): 366–96.

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