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Death Record

Creator: Shawnee County. Health Department

Date: 1930-1936

Level of Description: Series

Material Type: Government record

Call Number: Unavailable

Unit ID: 192479

Space Required/Quantity: 0.10 cubic feet

Title (Main title): Death Record

Scope and Content

Scope and content: Recorded information includes the name of the deceased, sex and skin color, date of death, place and cause of death, marital status, nationality, who was in attendance at the time of death, and the undertaker's name. Typically includes both monthly and yearly totals and related statistical information, including concerning tuberculosis-related deaths and infant mortality rates.

Index Terms

Subjects

    Topeka-Shawnee County Health Department -- Records and correspondence
    Shawnee County (Kan.) -- Statistics, Vital
    Death -- Kansas -- Topeka -- Registers
    Tuberculosis -- Mortality -- Kansas -- Topeka

Agency Classification:

    Local Government Agencies. Shawnee County. Cities. Topeka. Health Department.