The plaque memorializes the birth and life of John Snow, extending from 1813 to 1858.  It commemorates his historic position in epidemiology and anesthesiology, and relates that his birth home was near where the plaque is mounted.  To see the wall on which the plaque is attached, click here.

Source: Photograph, compliments of Ursula Berry, Park Inn York, North Street, York, United Kingdom, October 18, 2006.

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