Portrait of Mr. Lisboa, village telegraph officer, with Fred L. Soper and Alexander Burke in Coronel Ponce, Mato Grosso, Brazil

Title:
Portrait of Mr. Lisboa, village telegraph officer, with Fred L. Soper and Alexander Burke in Coronel Ponce, Mato Grosso, Brazil
Description:
In 1934, Dr. Sawyer made another trip to Brazil to inspect yellow fever control activities, including an investigation of a puzzling outbreak of the disease in a rural region near the Bolivian border. With Dr. Fred Soper, Sawyer traveled by car to Coronel Ponce, where the most recent yellow fever cases had occurred. Here Dr. Soper and Dr. Alexander Burke pose with Mr. Lisboa, the village telegraph operator, who had alerted the public health authorities about the yellow fever cases.
Extent:
1 pages
Date Created:
18 June 1934
Creator:
Sawyer, Wilbur A. (Wilbur A. Sawyer)
Right Type:
Public Domain
Subject:
Yellow Fever and Brazil
Profiles in Science ID:
LWBBHG
NLM ID:
101584931X110
Genre:
Photographic prints
Format:
Still Image
Location:
Box: 12. Folder: 6