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The Fred L. Soper Papers

Title:
[Sanitary inspector checking for Aedes aegypti mosquito larvae in Mexico]
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Description:
In this photograph a sanitary inspector in Mexico is looking for larvae of the Aedes aegypti mosquito, the urban vector of yellow fever.
The Pan American Sanitary Bureau, World Health Organization, and other international health agencies assisted the governments of the western hemisphere in the eradication of malaria and Aedes aegypti.
Number of Image Pages:
1 (241,766 Bytes)
Date Supplied:
1930s
Creator:
Unknown
Rights:
Courtesy of Fred L. Soper.
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Subject:
Medical Subject Headings (MeSH):
Mosquito Control
Mexico
Exhibit Categories:
Fighting Yellow Fever and Malaria in Brazil, 1928-1942
Biographical Information
Box Number:
28
Unique Identifier:
VVBBCF
Document Type:
Photographic prints
Format:
image/jpeg
image/tif
Physical Condition:
Good
Series: Photographs, 1911-1973
Folder: Yellow Fever Eradication in the Americas
Metadata Last Modified Date:
2003-03-12
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