Run of Thirteen Issues of ‘The Valley Echo: The Magazine of the Saskatchewan Sanatoria, Fort Qu’Appelle and Saskatoon’.

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Boughton, Harvey C. (Ed.)

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Boughton, Harvey C. (Ed.). Run of Thirteen Issues of ‘The Valley Echo: The Magazine of the Saskatchewan Sanatoria, Fort Qu’Appelle and Saskatoon’. Saskatoon, Saskatchewan: Saskatchewan Anti-Tuberculosis League, 1964-1967. First Edition, First Printing. All volumes uniformly paginated with 24 pages. 8vo., measuring 7.5″x 11″. Illustrated stapled card covers. Replete with photographs, portraits, illustrations, and many advertisements by sponsoring health agencies, businesses, and merchants. A magazine dedicated to publishing the latest news relating to tuberculosis by the Saskatoon Sanitorium, and later by the Saskatchewan Anti-Tuberculosis Leage as part of a concerted effort to spread knowledge, and prevent the infectious disease. It is noted that tuberculosis was the leading cause of death and disability among Saskatchewan residents in the first 30 years of life. Issues comprise of information relating to medical advances, inspirational content by patients, community leaders, teachers, and physicians, poetry, literature, etc. Particularly interesting are the references to Indigenous communitites afflicated with tuberculosis, and the efforts of the provincial health authorities in conjuction with religious institutions to prevent, and eradicate the disease. No detectable flaws, contents bright, clean, and unmarked. Scarce. Stapled Wraps. Our offering comprises of the following issues: April, 1964 (Vol. XLV, No. 4); October, 1964 (Vol. XLV, No. 10); November, 1964 (Vol. XLV, No. 11); December, 1964 (Vol. XLV, No. 12); February, 1965 (Vol. XLVI, No. 2); May, 1965 (Vol. XLVI, No. 5); June, 1965 (Vol. XLVI, No. 6); July, 1965 (Vol. XLVI, No. 7); September, 1965 (Vol. XLVI, No. 9); September-October, 1966 (Vol. XLVII, No. 9-10); November-December, 1966 (XLVII, No. 11-12); January -Feburary, 1967 (Vol. XLVIII, No. 1-2); March-April, 1967 (Vol. XLVIII, No. 3-4). (#1798) $195.00