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The Wilbur A. Sawyer Papers

[Group photo of delegates to an international health conference in Cape Town, South Africa]
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As Director of Laboratories at the Rockefeller Foundation's International Health Division, Dr. Sawyer served as a delegate to various international health conferences, such as this one held in Cape Town, South Africa. Left to right: Front row: Dr. C. G. Park, Sir E. Thornton, Sir G. Buchanan, Dr. A. Damas Mora, General Graham. Center row: Mr. H. Stuart (Assistant Secretary), Dr. R. R. Scott, Dr. W. B. Johnson, Dr. Maclennan, Dr. G. L. Gilles, Dr. Duff, Dr. F. C. Willmot, Dr. J. de Souza, Dr. W. H. Smith, Dr. R. M. Morris. Back row: Dr. S. W. T. Lee, Dr. Park Ross, Dr. H. R. F. Nattle, Dr. H. Dyke, Dr. W. A. Sawyer, Dr. P. J. Du Toit, Dr. Huisbeech, Dr. A. J. Orenstein.
The caption on the back of the photograph reads, "Delegates to Regional Conference at Cape Town, under auspices of League of Nations."
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1 (214,853 Bytes)
Date Supplied:
20-24 November 1932
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Medical Subject Headings (MeSH):
Public Health
Exhibit Category:
The Yellow Fever Laboratory: Rockefeller Foundation, 1928-1937
Box Number: 12
Folder Number: 3
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Document Type:
Photographic prints
Physical Condition:
Series: Photographs and Motion Pictures, [1879]-1951
SubSeries: Albums, 1913-1951
Folder: Personal: Waterford, Ca.; Hastings-on-Hudson house; Professional: Rockefeller Foundation offices and laboratories; Rockefeller Center; African "Gold Coast"; French Equatorial Africa and Belgian Congo yellow fever laboratories (Republic of the Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo [Zaire]); Zimbabwe; Rhodesia (quarantine camps for miners, malaria control ditches, mosquito capture squads); South Africa (Cape Town, Pretoria); Nigeria; Morocco (Algiers); Azores; Holland; Germany; Italy; China (anti-malaria billboard), 1930-1937
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