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The Wilbur A. Sawyer Papers

Title:
[John Howard Lidgett Cumpston and Wilbur A. Sawyer at the Malaria Station, 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 programs 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. 8+/-, 1924. Dr. Cumpston of Australia and W.A.S. at the entrance to the Malaria Station, Leesburg. The pants of Dr. C. belong to Leach! Photo by Leach."
Number of Image Pages:
1 (77,434 Bytes)
Date Supplied:
ca. 8 September 1924
Creator:
Leach, Charles N.
Rights:
Reproduced with permission of Charles N. Leach Jr.
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:
LWBBFC
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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