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Original photograph of Major William C. Gorgas with Joseph Yates Porter, first Florida health officer, & William Sherman Jennings, 18th Governor of Florida, discussing yellow fever at the Playa del Marianao, Cuba, December 18, 1902

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Title

Original photograph of Major William C. Gorgas with Joseph Yates Porter, first Florida health officer, & William Sherman Jennings, 18th Governor of Florida, discussing yellow fever at the Playa del Marianao, Cuba, December 18, 1902

Subject

Gorgas, William Crawford, 1854-1920
Jennings, William Sherman, 1863-1920
Porter, Joseph Yates
Yellow Fever

Description

An unpublished original photograph of famed yellow fever expert Major William Gorgas discussing the disease with 2 concerned individuals at the Playa del Marianao in Cuba, 1902.

Publisher

Digitized by the rights holder

Date

December 18, 1902

Language

English

Type

Photographs

Identifier

gorgas_photos

Spatial Coverage

Cuba

Temporal Coverage

Twentieth century

Provenance

Bookmark Books

Rights Holder

Anonymous. Name available upon request.

Citation

“Original photograph of Major William C. Gorgas with Joseph Yates Porter, first Florida health officer, & William Sherman Jennings, 18th Governor of Florida, discussing yellow fever at the Playa del Marianao, Cuba, December 18, 1902 ,” The College of Physicians of Philadelphia Digital Library, accessed June 15, 2021, https://www.cppdigitallibrary.org/items/show/8147.