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The silent war: Colombia's fight against yellow fever : a film

Contributor(s):
Van Dyke, Willard.
Maddow, Ben, 1909-1992
Documentary Film Productions (New York, N.Y.)
Publication:
[New York, N.Y.?] : Documentary Film Productions, [1943]
Language(s):
English
Format:
Moving image
Subject(s):
Vaccination
Yellow Fever -- history
Yellow Fever -- prevention & control
Colombia
Abstract:
This film stresses the importance of good health for soldiers fighting in different climates during World War II. It profiles jungle diseases, especially yellow fever, and describes laboratory research conducted jointly by U.S. and Colombian researchers to develop a vaccine. The importance of spraying for mosquitoes and vaccinating a population is stressed and demonstrated in Colombia.
Rights:
The National Library of Medicine believes this item to be in the public domain.
Extent:
010 min.
Color:
Black and white
Sound:
Sound
Credits:
Edited by Irving Lerner.
Technique:
Live action
NLM Unique ID:
8700218A (See catalog record)
Contributor(s):
Van Dyke, Willard.
Maddow, Ben, 1909-1992
Documentary Film Productions (New York, N.Y.)
Publication:
[New York, N.Y.?] : Documentary Film Productions, [1943]
Language(s):
English
Format:
Moving image
Subject(s):
Vaccination
Yellow Fever -- history
Yellow Fever -- prevention & control
Colombia
Abstract:
This film stresses the importance of good health for soldiers fighting in different climates during World War II. It profiles jungle diseases, especially yellow fever, and describes laboratory research conducted jointly by U.S. and Colombian researchers to develop a vaccine. The importance of spraying for mosquitoes and vaccinating a population is stressed and demonstrated in Colombia.
Rights:
The National Library of Medicine believes this item to be in the public domain.
Extent:
010 min.
Color:
Black and white
Sound:
Sound
Credits:
Edited by Irving Lerner.
Technique:
Live action
NLM Unique ID:
8700218A (See catalog record)