Burying a baby in the emergency cemetery in Ceara, Brazil

Title:
Burying a baby in the emergency cemetery in Ceara, Brazil
Description:
The emergency cemeteries show how rapidly Brazilians were dying of malaria in 1938-1939. This photo shows two men with shovels and a baby in an open coffin surrounded by grave mounds and barb-wire fences.
Extent:
1 pages
Date Created:
1939
Creator:
?The? Rockefeller Foundation
Right Type:
Rights Could Not Be Determined - Release
Right Statement:
Courtesy of Fred L. Soper.
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Subject:
Burial
Profiles in Science ID:
VVBBBP
NLM ID:
101584650X12
Genre:
Photographic prints
Format:
Still Image
Location:
Box: 28