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The Fred L. Soper Papers

Title:
[Burying a baby in the emergency cemetery in Ceara, Brazil]
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Description:
The emergency cemeteries show how rapidly Brazilians were dying of malaria in 1938-1939. This photo shows two men with shovels and a baby in an open coffin surrounded by grave mounds and barb-wire fences.
Number of Image Pages:
1 (143,924 Bytes)
Date:
1939
Creator:
Rockefeller Foundation
Rights:
Courtesy of Fred L. Soper.
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Subject:
Medical Subject Headings (MeSH):
Burial
Exhibit Categories:
Fighting Yellow Fever and Malaria in Brazil, 1928-1942
Biographical Information
Box Number:
28
Unique Identifier:
VVBBBP
Document Type:
Photographic prints
Format:
image/jpeg
image/tif
Physical Condition:
Good
Series: Photographs, 1911-1973
Folder: Malaria Service in Brazil
Metadata Last Modified Date:
2003-03-12
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