For Further Study
- Harrison, Mark. Contagion: How Commerce Has Spread Disease. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2012.
- Nelson, Kenrad E., and Carolyn Masters Williams. Infectious Disease Epidemiology: Theory and Practice. Sudbury, Mass: Jones and Bartlett Publishers, 2007.
- "American Offshore Whaling Voyages: A Database, "National Maritime Digital Library, last modified 2012, accessed 1/23/2015, http://nmdl.org/aowv/whvoyage.cfm?VesselNumber=65
- "Brig Bogota," Irish Immigrant Database, last modified 2012, accessed 1/25/2015, http://www.dippam.ac.uk/ied/records/29084
- "A Short History of Quarantine," NOVA, last modified Oct 10, 2004, accessed January 30, 2015, http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/body/short-history-of-quarantine.html