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Private Snafu vs. Malaria Mike

Series Title(s):
War Department official film
Contributor(s):
United States. War Department
Publication:
[Washington, DC] : War Dept., [1944?]
Language(s):
English
Format:
Moving image
Subject(s):
Malaria -- prevention & control
Military Personnel
United States
Genre(s):
Animation
Instructional Films and Videos
Abstract:
This cartoon video was used to educate soldiers in malaria prevention during World War II. Malaria Mike is a mosquito who repeatedly attacks Private Snafu in an effort to infect the soldier. The mosquito is temporarily foiled because of Snafu's use of clothing, repellent, and mosquito netting.
Rights:
The National Library of Medicine believes this item to be in the public domain.
Extent:
005 min.
Color:
Black and white
Sound:
Sound
Provenance:
Received: As a gift from the National Museum of Health and Medicine
Technique:
Animation
NLM Unique ID:
100960023 (See catalog record)
Series Title(s):
War Department official film
Contributor(s):
United States. War Department
Publication:
[Washington, DC] : War Dept., [1944?]
Language(s):
English
Format:
Moving image
Subject(s):
Malaria -- prevention & control
Military Personnel
United States
Genre(s):
Animation
Instructional Films and Videos
Abstract:
This cartoon video was used to educate soldiers in malaria prevention during World War II. Malaria Mike is a mosquito who repeatedly attacks Private Snafu in an effort to infect the soldier. The mosquito is temporarily foiled because of Snafu's use of clothing, repellent, and mosquito netting.
Rights:
The National Library of Medicine believes this item to be in the public domain.
Extent:
005 min.
Color:
Black and white
Sound:
Sound
Provenance:
Received: As a gift from the National Museum of Health and Medicine
Technique:
Animation
NLM Unique ID:
100960023 (See catalog record)