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The Wilbur A. Sawyer Papers

Title:
[Rockefeller Foundation doctors crossing on a ferry near Leesburg, Georgia]
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Description:
Several months after returning from Australia, Sawyer was dispatched to the southern U.S. to check on the status of hookworm and malaria control efforts in Georgia and Alabama. Drs. Charles N. Leach and John Howard Lidgett Cumpston assisted in this effort. The caption on the back of the photograph reads, "Sept. about the 5th, 1924. Dr. Leach standing. Crossing a ferry not far from Leesburg, Ga."
Number of Image Pages:
1 (65,308 Bytes)
Date Supplied:
ca. 5 September 1924
Creator:
Sawyer, Wilbur A.
Rights:
This item is in the public domain. It may be used without permission.
Subject:
Medical Subject Headings (MeSH):
Hookworm Infections
Malaria
Exhibit Category:
From Hookworm to Yellow Fever: Rockefeller Foundation, 1919-1927
Box Number: 10
Folder Number: 9
Unique Identifier:
LWBBFB
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
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