Pesthouses

Shelters or hospitals for those infected with a pestilential or contagious disease.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
3011
Names
pesthouses American English
pesthouse American English
houses, pest British English
pest houses British English
pest-houses British English
pesthuizen Dutch
pesthuis Dutch
hospital para enfermedades infecciosas Spanish
hospitales para enfermedades infecciosas Spanish
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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300006697. The J. Paul Getty Trust.