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To the people of the United States

Other Title(s):
To the people, USA
Author(s):
Wanger, Walter, 1894-1968.
Kirk, Norman T. (Norman Thomas), 1888-
Parran, Thomas, 1892-1968.
Burney, Leroy E. (Leroy Edgar), 1906-1998.
Hersholt, Jean, 1886-1956.
Mitchum, Robert.
Publication Date:
1944
Publisher:
[S.l. : s.n., 1944]
Language(s):
English
Format:
Moving image
021 min.
Black and white
Sound
Subject(s):
Syphilis
Rights:
The National Library of Medicine believes this item to be in the public domain.
Identifier(s):
NLMUID: 8700222A (See catalog record)
Permanent Link:
http://resource.nlm.nih.gov/8700222A
Description:
This film stresses the intensity of the problem of syphilis by numbers of cases and cost in dollars and heartaches. Shown are the importance and relative ease of detection and cure, and a comparison to Denmark's syphilis program. Film also includes exterior shots of the Public Health Service building in Washington, D.C.; Oregon State Hospital; Arizona Hospital for Mental Diseases; and the National Soldiers Home. In addition, it shows the following scenes: the Flying Fortress taking off; children playing; women working at machines in a factory; people bowling, diving into a pool, playing tennis, plowing fields, harvesting crops, Girl Scouts marching, and babies in an infant nursery in an army hospital.
Received: (date unknown) as a donation from the Veterans Administration
Other Title(s):
To the people, USA
Author(s):
Wanger, Walter, 1894-1968.
Kirk, Norman T. (Norman Thomas), 1888-
Parran, Thomas, 1892-1968.
Burney, Leroy E. (Leroy Edgar), 1906-1998.
Hersholt, Jean, 1886-1956.
Mitchum, Robert.
Publication Date:
1944
Publisher:
[S.l. : s.n., 1944]
Language(s):
English
Format:
Moving image
021 min.
Black and white
Sound
Subject(s):
Syphilis
Rights:
The National Library of Medicine believes this item to be in the public domain.
Identifier(s):
See catalog record: 8700222A
Permanent Link:
http://resource.nlm.nih.gov/8700222A
Description:
This film stresses the intensity of the problem of syphilis by numbers of cases and cost in dollars and heartaches. Shown are the importance and relative ease of detection and cure, and a comparison to Denmark's syphilis program. Film also includes exterior shots of the Public Health Service building in Washington, D.C.; Oregon State Hospital; Arizona Hospital for Mental Diseases; and the National Soldiers Home. In addition, it shows the following scenes: the Flying Fortress taking off; children playing; women working at machines in a factory; people bowling, diving into a pool, playing tennis, plowing fields, harvesting crops, Girl Scouts marching, and babies in an infant nursery in an army hospital.
Received: (date unknown) as a donation from the Veterans Administration