U.S. Department of Health & Human Services
[Lab workers preparing captured rats for examination, New Orleans, La.]
[between 1914 and 1920]
Plague -- prevention & control
Four lab workers, probably from the U.S. Public Health Service, tacking captured dead rats to shingles and labeling them in preparation for examination during the New Orleans plague campaign.
The National Library of Medicine believes this item to be in the public domain.
1 photographic print : 18 x 13 cm.
Centers for Disease Control; gift; 1983.
black and white
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