George W. Goler


E[dward] T. Parsons


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[illegible]E.T.p.#2- 9-11/12The lake.Rochester does not filter the water from the lake. The outlying eastern section of the city is getting some water from the Rochester & Ontario Water Co., a company supplying filtered water from Lake Ontario. Not more than 5,000 people are supplied with this water at the present time.I am sending you a copy of the last printed monthly report,giving the typhoid rate for a number of years. The death ratefor Rochester last year was 14.87. Trusting this information may be what you desire, and assuring you that I shall be glad to answer any further questions, I am,Sincerely yours.[illegible]Health Officer.06324


Rochester [N.Y.]

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1912 Sep 11


Original letter dimensions: 27.5 x 21 cm.

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