Skip to main contentU.S. National Library of MedicineU.S. National Library of Medicine


Profiles in Science
   
Pinterest badge Follow Profiles in Science on Pinterest!

The Wilbur A. Sawyer Papers

Title:
[The Taj Mahal immediately after sunset]
(normal size jpg)

(high resolution jpg) High resolution version (2,033,989 Bytes)

Description:
The Sawyer family left Australia in January 1924, returning to New York via Ceylon, India, Egypt, and Europe. Dr. Sawyer, as the Rockefeller Foundation's assistant regional director for the East, spent the first part of the journey visiting RF hookworm control sites (and potential sites) in Ceylon and India, but combined this with sightseeing. He spent April 7-8 touring the Taj Mahal and surrounding area. The caption on the back of the photograph reads, "Taj Mahal immediately after sunset. About 6:30pm. Apr 7, 1924. 110 screen. Time Exposure." The man at far left in photo is not identified.
Number of Image Pages:
1 (67,443 Bytes)
Date:
1924-03-07 (March 7, 1924)
Creator:
Sawyer, Wilbur A.
Rights:
This item is in the public domain. It may be used without permission.
Subject:
Medical Subject Headings (MeSH):
India
Exhibit Categories:
From Hookworm to Yellow Fever: Rockefeller Foundation, 1919-1927
Biographical Information
Box Number: 10
Folder Number: 7
Unique Identifier:
LWBBDQ
Document Type:
Photographic prints
Format:
image/jpeg
image/tif
Physical Condition:
Good
Series: Photographs and Motion Pictures, [1879]-1951
SubSeries: Albums, 1913-1951
Folder: Leesburg, Ga. (Sawyer in the field); family in Melbourne, Australia; Ceylon (Colombo, Jaffra); Palestine; India; Egypt; Switzerland; France; England, 1923-1924
Metadata Last Modified Date:
2006-08-07
Linked Data:
RDF/XML     JSON     JSON-LD     N3/Turtle     N-Triples