Notecard with photo of the yellow fever laboratory in Rio de Janeiro, and inset photos of rhesus monkeys in lower corners


Title:
Notecard with photo of the yellow fever laboratory in Rio de Janeiro, and inset photos of rhesus monkeys in lower corners
Creator:
Soper, Fred Lowe, 1893-1977
Recipient:
Smith, H. H.
Date:
[ca. 1938]
Description:
This notecard was sent to H.H. Smith from Soper as a Christmas card. Rhesus monkeys were the first animals discovered to be susceptible to yellow fever, and this made it possible to do antibody tests for yellow fever.
Original Repository:
Rockefeller Archive Center
Location:
Box: 29
Rights:
Courtesy of the Rockefeller Archive Center.
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Genre:
Photographic prints
Letters (correspondence)
Format:
Still Image
Extent:
1 pages
Language:
English
Legacy Source Citation:
Original Repository. Rockefeller Archive Center. 357
Legacy ID:
VVBBFM
NLM ID:
101584650X73
Profiles Collection:
The Fred L. Soper Papers
Story Section:
Fighting Yellow Fever and Malaria in Brazil, 1928-1942