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The Fred L. Soper Papers

Title:
[Notecard with photo of the yellow fever laboratory in Rio de Janeiro, and inset photos of rhesus monkeys in lower corners]
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Description:
This notecard was sent to H.H. Smith from Soper as a Christmas card. Rhesus monkeys were the first animals discovered to be susceptible to yellow fever, and this made it possible to do antibody tests for yellow fever.
Item is handwritten.
Number of Image Pages:
1 (240,488 Bytes)
Date Supplied:
ca. 1938
Creator:
Soper, Fred L.
Recipient:
Smith, H. H.
Source:
Original Repository: Rockefeller Archive Center
Rights:
Courtesy of the Rockefeller Archive Center.
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Exhibit Category:
Fighting Yellow Fever and Malaria in Brazil, 1928-1942
Box Number:
29
Unique Identifier:
VVBBFM
Document Type:
Letters (correspondence)
Photographic prints
Language:
English
Format:
image/jpeg
image/tif
Physical Condition:
Good
Series: Photographs, 1911-1973
Folder: Photos from the Rockefeller Archive Center
Metadata Last Modified Date:
2006-02-24
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