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Eskimo boy with Smallpox., 1928

 Item — Photo Box: 11
Identifier: PH001_1218b


Smallpox victims at Deering, Alaska. 106 cases for teacher at Deering. No doctor, no nurse, no laspisne, no pest house, no money, just ordinary house remedies furnished annually by Bureau of Education for Alaska. Last only one case. I had been vaccinated


  • 1928


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From the Collection:

Collection is open to the public. Collection must be used in Special Collections and University Archives Reading Room. Collection or parts of collection may be stored offsite. Please contact Special Collections and University Archives in advance of your visit to allow for transportation time. Glass plate negatives and lantern slides are restricted due to the fragility of the format. All decisions regarding use will be at the discretion of the curator for visual materials.


1 photographic print(s)

General Physical Description note

1 photographic print : gelatin silver, b&w ; 8 1/2 x 6 3/8 inches

Dimensions note

8 1/2 x 6 3/8 inches

Repository Details

Part of the University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives Repository

1299 University of Oregon
Eugene OR 97403-1299 USA