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The Wilbur A. Sawyer Papers

Title:
[Girardot, Colombia, from a raft on the Magdalena River]
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Description:
From March 18 to June 23, 1925, Dr. Sawyer traveled to Colombia to inspect the hookworm and malaria control programs there and visit local health departments. The journey to Bogata took him up the Magdalena River by boat and, on this flooded stretch, by balsa-wood raft. The caption on the back of the photograph reads, "Girardot from a raft on the river. Rio Magdalena in flood. April 29, 1925."
Number of Image Pages:
1 (66,054 Bytes)
Date:
1925-04-29 (April 29, 1925)
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
Colombia
Exhibit Category:
From Hookworm to Yellow Fever: Rockefeller Foundation, 1919-1927
Box Number: 11
Folder Number: 2
Unique Identifier:
LWBBFH
Document Type:
Photographic prints
Format:
image/jpeg
image/tif
Physical Condition:
Good
Series: Photographs and Motion Pictures, [1879]-1951
SubSeries: Albums, 1913-1951
Folder: Family: North Carolina; Mississippi; Woodside and Waterford, Ca.; Georgia; Hastings-on-Hudson, N.Y. house; portraits of Margaret and Wilbur Sawyer; France vacation; Professional: Columbia (Bogata, Magdalena); Panama Canal Zone; Curacao; Venezuela; Puerto Rico; China; African "Gold Coast" (Lagos, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Ghana), 1925-1935
Metadata Last Modified Date:
2006-08-07
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