Pineapple plantation near Nambour, Queensland, Australia


Title:
Pineapple plantation near Nambour, Queensland, Australia
Creator:
Sawyer, Wilbur A.
Date:
18 February 1920
Description:
In the summer of 1919, Sawyer and his family moved to Brisbane, Australia, to head the Rockefeller Foundation's new hookworm control campaign there. Early in 1920 he spent several months visiting the campaign's regional sites and helping to launch control efforts. Workers on rural plantations such as this one were one focus of the campaign.
Location:
Box: 4. Folder: 13
Rights:
Public Domain
Genre:
Photographic prints
Subject:
Hookworm Infections, Public Health, and Australia
Format:
Still Image
Extent:
1 pages
Legacy ID:
LWBBCR
NLM ID:
101584931X35
Profiles Collection:
The Wilbur A. Sawyer Papers
Story Section:
From Hookworm to Yellow Fever: Rockefeller Foundation, 1919-1927