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The Fred L. Soper Papers

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[Fred L. Soper]. 1928.
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Biographical Information
Metadata Record [Fred Soper and his Alpha Kappa Kappa fraternity brothers at Rush Medical College]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. 1918. jpg (516,806 Bytes)
[Fred Soper and his Alpha Kappa Kappa fraternity brothers at Rush Medical College]. 1918.
Metadata Record United States Department of State. [Fred L. Soper's United States passport]. Certificate. 1 Image. 3 January 1920. jpg (876,701 Bytes)
[Fred L. Soper's United States passport]. 3 January 1920.
Metadata Record [A nine year-old Brazilian boy, displaying the hookworms and tapeworms he expelled when treated by the Rockefeller Foundation staff]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. [ca. 1920]. jpg (287,235 Bytes)
[A nine year-old Brazilian boy, displaying the hookworms and tapeworms he expelled when treated by the Rockefeller Foundation staff]. [ca. 1920].
Metadata Record Johns Hopkins University. "'Ubiqueteers' J.H.U. School of Hygiene and Public Health." Photographic Print. 1 Image. [Between 1922 and 1923]. jpg (633,340 Bytes)
"'Ubiqueteers' J.H.U. School of Hygiene and Public Health." [Between 1922 and 1923].
Metadata Record [Fred L. Soper]. Photographic Print. Portrait. 1 Image. 1928. jpg (207,763 Bytes)
[Fred L. Soper]. 1928.
Metadata Record [Sanitary inspector checking for Aedes aegypti mosquito larvae in Mexico]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. [1930s]. jpg (241,766 Bytes)
[Sanitary inspector checking for Aedes aegypti mosquito larvae in Mexico]. [1930s].
Metadata Record [Yellow fever vaccination in Belem, Brazil]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. [1930s]. jpg (271,146 Bytes)
[Yellow fever vaccination in Belem, Brazil]. [1930s].
Metadata Record Rockefeller Foundation. [Burying a baby in the emergency cemetery in Ceara, Brazil]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. 1939. jpg (143,924 Bytes)
[Burying a baby in the emergency cemetery in Ceara, Brazil]. 1939.
Metadata Record [Dusting villagers with louse powder in Esbe Rameses, Egypt]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. 1943. jpg (317,605 Bytes)
[Dusting villagers with louse powder in Esbe Rameses, Egypt]. 1943.
Metadata Record Lasker Foundation. [Lasker Award statuette]. Award. Photographic Print. 1 Image. 1946. jpg (215,465 Bytes)
[Lasker Award statuette]. 1946.


Learning the Ropes: Hookworm Disease in South America, 1920-1927
Metadata Record [A nine year-old Brazilian boy, displaying the hookworms and tapeworms he expelled when treated by the Rockefeller Foundation staff]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. [ca. 1920]. jpg (287,235 Bytes)
[A nine year-old Brazilian boy, displaying the hookworms and tapeworms he expelled when treated by the Rockefeller Foundation staff]. [ca. 1920].
Metadata Record [Soper preparing for an inspection tour of Maranhao, Brazil]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. [1920s]. jpg (78,497 Bytes)
[Soper preparing for an inspection tour of Maranhao, Brazil]. [1920s].
Metadata Record [Counting hookworms in prisoners in Asuncion, Paraguay] (image 1). Photographic Print. 1 Image. 1924. jpg (87,301 Bytes)
[Counting hookworms in prisoners in Asuncion, Paraguay] (image 1). 1924.
Metadata Record [Counting hookworms in prisoners in Asuncion, Paraguay] (image 2). Photographic Print. 1 Image. 1924. jpg (79,632 Bytes)
[Counting hookworms in prisoners in Asuncion, Paraguay] (image 2). 1924.
Metadata Record [A type of privy put in as a result of the campaign against hookworm in Paraguay] (image 1). Photographic Print. 1 Image. [1924-1927]. jpg (112,726 Bytes)
[A type of privy put in as a result of the campaign against hookworm in Paraguay] (image 1). [1924-1927].
Metadata Record [A type of privy put in as a result of the campaign against hookworm in Paraguay] (image 2). Photographic Print. 1 Image. [1924-1927]. jpg (124,308 Bytes)
[A type of privy put in as a result of the campaign against hookworm in Paraguay] (image 2). [1924-1927].
Metadata Record [A type of privy put in as a result of the campaign against hookworm in Paraguay] (image 3). Photographic Print. 1 Image. [1924-1927]. jpg (98,821 Bytes)
[A type of privy put in as a result of the campaign against hookworm in Paraguay] (image 3). [1924-1927].
Metadata Record [A type of privy put in as a result of the campaign against hookworm in Paraguay] (image 4). Photographic Print. 1 Image. [1924-1927]. jpg (96,449 Bytes)
[A type of privy put in as a result of the campaign against hookworm in Paraguay] (image 4). [1924-1927].
Metadata Record [Diagram of female hookworms used in public education lectures]. Slide. 1 Image. [n.d.]. jpg (684,782 Bytes)
[Diagram of female hookworms used in public education lectures]. [n.d.].
Metadata Record [Diagram of male hookworms used in public education lectures]. Slide. 1 Image. [n.d.]. jpg (700,703 Bytes)
[Diagram of male hookworms used in public education lectures]. [n.d.].


Fighting Yellow Fever and Malaria in Brazil, 1928-1942
Metadata Record [Yellow Fever Service public information posters as they appeared in streetcars in Recife, Brazil] (image 1). Photographic Print. 1 Image. February 1924. jpg (163,953 Bytes)
[Yellow Fever Service public information posters as they appeared in streetcars in Recife, Brazil] (image 1). February 1924.
Metadata Record [Yellow Fever Service public information posters as they appeared in streetcars in Recife, Brazil] (image 2). Photographic Print. 1 Image. February 1924. jpg (155,421 Bytes)
[Yellow Fever Service public information posters as they appeared in streetcars in Recife, Brazil] (image 2). February 1924.
Metadata Record [Yellow Fever Service public information posters as they appeared in streetcars in Recife, Brazil] (image 3). Photographic Print. 1 Image. February 1924. jpg (140,208 Bytes)
[Yellow Fever Service public information posters as they appeared in streetcars in Recife, Brazil] (image 3). February 1924.
Metadata Record [Microscopists screening Anopheles larvae for Anopheles gambiae]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. [1930s]. jpg (81,352 Bytes)
[Microscopists screening Anopheles larvae for Anopheles gambiae]. [1930s].
Metadata Record Rude, Maxine, Pan American Health Organization, and World Health Organization. [Perifocal spraying of a water container in squatter dwelling in Caracas, Venezuela]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. [1930s]. jpg (292,025 Bytes)
[Perifocal spraying of a water container in squatter dwelling in Caracas, Venezuela]. [1930s].
Metadata Record [Perifocal spraying to control mosquito breeding in Asuncion, Paraguay]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. [1930s]. jpg (264,247 Bytes)
[Perifocal spraying to control mosquito breeding in Asuncion, Paraguay]. [1930s].
Metadata Record [Sanitary inspector checking for Aedes aegypti mosquito larvae in Mexico]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. [1930s]. jpg (241,766 Bytes)
[Sanitary inspector checking for Aedes aegypti mosquito larvae in Mexico]. [1930s].
Metadata Record [Yellow fever vaccination in Belem, Brazil]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. [1930s]. jpg (271,146 Bytes)
[Yellow fever vaccination in Belem, Brazil]. [1930s].
Metadata Record [Emergency cemetery for malaria victims in Ceara, Brazil]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. 1934. jpg (85,811 Bytes)
[Emergency cemetery for malaria victims in Ceara, Brazil]. 1934.
Metadata Record Sawyer, Wilbur A. [Fred L. Soper and Alexander W. Burke crossing a bridge to investigate an area where yellow fever occurred without the Aedes aegypti mosquito]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. 1934. jpg (355,823 Bytes)
[Fred L. Soper and Alexander W. Burke crossing a bridge to investigate an area where yellow fever occurred without the Aedes aegypti mosquito]. 1934.
Metadata Record [Yellow Fever Service and Rockefeller Foundation personnel after a staff luncheon in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. November 1937. jpg (193,355 Bytes)
[Yellow Fever Service and Rockefeller Foundation personnel after a staff luncheon in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil]. November 1937.
Metadata Record [Yellow fever laboratory, viscerotomy section, Rio de Janeiro]. Slide. 1 Image. 1937. jpg (829,742 Bytes)
[Yellow fever laboratory, viscerotomy section, Rio de Janeiro]. 1937.
Metadata Record Soper, Fred L. [Notecard with photo of the yellow fever laboratory in Rio de Janeiro, and inset photos of rhesus monkeys in lower corners]. Letter (correspondence). Photographic Print. 1 Image. [ca. 1938]. jpg (240,488 Bytes)
[Notecard with photo of the yellow fever laboratory in Rio de Janeiro, and inset photos of rhesus monkeys in lower corners]. [ca. 1938].
Metadata Record Rockefeller Foundation. [Stopping mosquitoes at the border] (image 1). Photographic Print. 1 Image. [1938-1941]. jpg (43,034 Bytes)
[Stopping mosquitoes at the border] (image 1). [1938-1941].
Metadata Record Rockefeller Foundation. [Stopping mosquitoes at the border] (image 2). Photographic Print. 1 Image. [1938-1941]. jpg (72,231 Bytes)
[Stopping mosquitoes at the border] (image 2). [1938-1941].
Metadata Record Rockefeller Foundation. [Stopping mosquitoes at the border] (image 3). Photographic Print. 1 Image. [1938-1941]. jpg (78,091 Bytes)
[Stopping mosquitoes at the border] (image 3). [1938-1941].
Metadata Record Rockefeller Foundation. [Burying a baby in the emergency cemetery in Ceara, Brazil]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. 1939. jpg (143,924 Bytes)
[Burying a baby in the emergency cemetery in Ceara, Brazil]. 1939.
Metadata Record [Rural family in Caicara, Brazil with an officer from the malaria service]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. 1939. jpg (80,257 Bytes)
[Rural family in Caicara, Brazil with an officer from the malaria service]. 1939.
Metadata Record [Senior personnel of the Malaria Service of the Northeast [MSNE], in front of the MSNE laboratory in Aracati, Ceara, Brazil]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. 1939. jpg (83,691 Bytes)
[Senior personnel of the Malaria Service of the Northeast [MSNE], in front of the MSNE laboratory in Aracati, Ceara, Brazil]. 1939.
Metadata Record [Soper walking with Brazilian President Getulio Vargas]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. 16 October 1940. jpg (142,125 Bytes)
[Soper walking with Brazilian President Getulio Vargas]. 16 October 1940.
Metadata Record [Jaguaribe river during rainy season in Ceara, Brazil]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. [n.d.]. jpg (68,953 Bytes)
[Jaguaribe river during rainy season in Ceara, Brazil]. [n.d.].


World War II: Typhus Fever and Malaria in the Mediterranean
Metadata Record [De-lousing clothing on a street corner in Mitrihena, Egypt]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. 1943. jpg (234,654 Bytes)
[De-lousing clothing on a street corner in Mitrihena, Egypt]. 1943.
Metadata Record [Dusting villagers with louse powder in Esbe Rameses, Egypt]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. 1943. jpg (317,605 Bytes)
[Dusting villagers with louse powder in Esbe Rameses, Egypt]. 1943.
Metadata Record [A health worker inspecting a village pool for Anopheles gambiae mosquitoes, Egypt]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. 1943. jpg (348,182 Bytes)
[A health worker inspecting a village pool for Anopheles gambiae mosquitoes, Egypt]. 1943.
Metadata Record [Tent headquarters for typhus control work, Egypt]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. 1943. jpg (304,969 Bytes)
[Tent headquarters for typhus control work, Egypt]. 1943.
Metadata Record Brandt, Bert, United Press International, and Newsreel Pool. [Danger of typhus carried by lice]. Life 16, 9 (28 February 1944): 36. Photographic Print. 1 Image. jpg (40,595 Bytes)
[Danger of typhus carried by lice]. 28 February 1944.
Metadata Record Brandt, Bert, United Press International, and Newsreel Pool. "Typhus in Naples" (page 1 of 2). Life 16, 9 (28 February 1944): 36. Article. Photographic Print. 1 Image. jpg (622,098 Bytes)
"Typhus in Naples" (page 1 of 2). 28 February 1944.
Metadata Record Brandt, Bert, United Press International, and Newsreel Pool. "Typhus in Naples" (page 2 of 2). Life 16, 9 (28 February 1944): 37. Article. Photographic Print. 1 Image. jpg (677,589 Bytes)
"Typhus in Naples" (page 2 of 2). 28 February 1944.
Metadata Record Lasker Foundation. [Lasker Award statuette]. Award. Photographic Print. 1 Image. 1946. jpg (215,465 Bytes)
[Lasker Award statuette]. 1946.
Metadata Record "Typhus Fever in Italy, 1943-1945, and its Control with Louse Powder" (Figures 11 & 12). American Journal of Hygiene 45, 3 (May 1947): 330. Article. Excerpt. Photographic Print. 1 Image. jpg (196,276 Bytes)
"Typhus Fever in Italy, 1943-1945, and its Control with Louse Powder" (Figures 11 & 12). May 1947.
Metadata Record "Typhus Fever in Italy, 1943-1945, and its Control with Louse Powder" (Figures 13 & 14). American Journal of Hygiene 45, 3 (May 1947): 331. Article. Excerpt. Photographic Print. 1 Image. jpg (194,267 Bytes)
"Typhus Fever in Italy, 1943-1945, and its Control with Louse Powder" (Figures 13 & 14). May 1947.
Metadata Record "Typhus Fever in Italy, 1943-1945, and its Control with Louse Powder" (Figures 15 & 16). American Journal of Hygiene 45, 3 (May 1947): 332. Article. Excerpt. Photographic Print. 1 Image. jpg (176,941 Bytes)
"Typhus Fever in Italy, 1943-1945, and its Control with Louse Powder" (Figures 15 & 16). May 1947.
Metadata Record "Typhus Fever in Italy, 1943-1945, and its Control with Louse Powder" (Figures 9 & 10). American Journal of Hygiene 45, 3 (May 1947): 329. Article. Excerpt. Photographic Print. 1 Image. jpg (195,850 Bytes)
"Typhus Fever in Italy, 1943-1945, and its Control with Louse Powder" (Figures 9 & 10). May 1947.


Soper and the Pan American Health Organization, 1947-1959
Metadata Record Pan American Health Organization. [Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) headquarter buildings in Washington, DC]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. 1950. jpg (558,419 Bytes)
[Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) headquarter buildings in Washington, DC]. 1950.
Metadata Record United Nations. [Signing the agreement between the World Health Organization and the Pan American Sanitary Organization, 24 May 1949]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. 1950. jpg (312,155 Bytes)
[Signing the agreement between the World Health Organization and the Pan American Sanitary Organization, 24 May 1949]. 1950.
Metadata Record Pan American World Airways System. Atlantic Division. International Airport, N.V. [Soper on one of his many journeys as director of the Pan American Health Organization]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. [ca. 1953]. jpg (285,584 Bytes)
[Soper on one of his many journeys as director of the Pan American Health Organization]. [ca. 1953].
Metadata Record [Fred Soper as director of the Pan American Health Organization]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. [ca. 1955]. jpg (275,476 Bytes)
[Fred Soper as director of the Pan American Health Organization]. [ca. 1955].


Retirement
Metadata Record [Fred Soper in India]. Photographic Print. 1 Image. 1959. jpg (514,321 Bytes)
[Fred Soper in India]. 1959.
Metadata Record World Health Organization. [Bernard Award of the World Health Organization Medal] (back). Award. Photographic Print. 1 Image. 1967. jpg (308,202 Bytes)
[Bernard Award of the World Health Organization Medal] (back). 1967.
Metadata Record World Health Organization. [Bernard Award of the World Health Organization Medal] (front). Award. Photographic Print. 1 Image. 1967. jpg (300,544 Bytes)
[Bernard Award of the World Health Organization Medal] (front). 1967.