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Liverpool Port Sanitary Authority rat-catchers dressed in protective clothing with traps and equipment, Liverpool, England. Photograph, 1900/1920.

Date
1900-1920

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Publication/Creation

1900-1920

Physical description

1 photograph : photoprint ; sheet 15.8 x 20.7 cm

Lettering

Rat-catchers and rat-searchers suitably dressed and equipped for searching ships and warehouses for evidences of live rats and rats dead from plague infection. The following are shown: overalls, leggings, gloves, lamps (electric), forceps, bags for rats, rat-traps. Liverpool Port Sanitary Authority

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 567136i

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Language

  • English


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