Emergency cemetery for malaria victims in Ceara, Brazil


Title:
Emergency cemetery for malaria victims in Ceara, Brazil
Date:
1934
Description:
Scenes like this were common in malaria epidemic areas; people died so rapidly and in such numbers that local cemeteries ran out of room.
Location:
Box: 28
Rights:
Courtesy of Fred L. Soper.
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Genre:
Photographic prints
Subject:
Burial
Format:
Still Image
Extent:
1 pages
Legacy ID:
VVBBBW
NLM ID:
101584650X18
Profiles Collection:
The Fred L. Soper Papers
Story Section:
Fighting Yellow Fever and Malaria in Brazil, 1928-1942