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The Wilbur A. Sawyer Papers

Title:
[Excerpt from Wilbur A. Sawyer's diary concerning his visit to Colombia] pdf (2,003,355 Bytes)
[Excerpt from Wilbur A. Sawyer's diary concerning his visit to Colombia]
Description:
Dr. Sawyer visited Colombia in 1925 to inspect and assess hookworm control projects started by the Rockefeller Foundation. Besides these, he also chronicled the often difficult journeys in ships and on rafts, on trains, and on horseback, a riot in Bogota, and the wide variety of food and accommodations he encountered.
Item is handwritten.
Number of Image Pages:
38 (2,003,355 Bytes)
Date Supplied:
21 April-20 May 1925
Creator:
Sawyer, Wilbur A.
Rights:
This item is in the public domain. It may be used without permission.
Subject:
Medical Subject Headings (MeSH):
Public Health
Hookworm Infections
Exhibit Category:
From Hookworm to Yellow Fever: Rockefeller Foundation, 1919-1927
Box Number:
6
Unique Identifier:
LWBBNT
Document Type:
Diaries
Excerpts
Language:
English
Format:
application/pdf
image/tif
Physical Condition:
Good
Series: Diary Books, 1899-1951
Folder: XX, 8 Oct 1924-12 Nov 1926
Metadata Last Modified Date:
2004-07-07
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