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The Fred L. Soper Papers

Title:
"Typhus in Naples" (page 1 of 2)
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Description:
This two-page feature shows the de-lousing of civilians using DDT.
The photographs feature Dr. C. M. Wheeler, a colleague of Soper and Rockefeller Foundation worker. Though Soper is not mentioned directly in this article, he was in charge of parts of the campaign. The article shows how the de-lousing efforts were presented to Americans.
Number of Image Pages:
1 (622,098 Bytes)
Date:
1944-02-28 (February 28, 1944)
Creator:
Brandt, Bert
United Press International
Newsreel Pool
Source:
Periodical: Brandt, Bert, United Press International, and Newsreel Pool. "Typhus in Naples" (page 1 of 2). Life 16, 9 (28 February 1944): 36. Article. Photographic Print. 1 Image.
Publisher:
Time, Inc.
Rights:
Reproduced with permission of United Press International.
Subject:
Medical Subject Headings (MeSH):
Typhus, Epidemic Louse-Borne
Lice Infestations
Exhibit Category:
World War II: Typhus Fever and Malaria in the Mediterranean
Relation:
Metadata Record "Typhus in Naples" (page 2 of 2) (February 28, 1944) jpg (677,589 Bytes)
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Metadata Record [Danger of typhus carried by lice] (February 28, 1944) jpg (40,595 Bytes)
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Box Number: Map Case
Folder Number: Drawer 7
Unique Identifier:
VVBBFZ
Document Type:
Articles
Photographic prints
Language:
English
Format:
image/jpeg
image/tif
Physical Condition:
Good
Series: Typhus Research, 1942-1947
SubSeries: Typhus--Naples, Part I
Folder: "Typhus in Naples," Life Magazine, 28 Feb 1944
Metadata Last Modified Date:
2006-05-24
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