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India: a line of Indian men carrying metal traps for plague prevention on their heads, from the Health Department stables to be distributed in the nearby city. Watercolour by E. Schwarz-Lenoir.

Schwarz-Lenoir, Ernest
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1915-1935

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view India: a line of Indian men carrying metal traps for plague prevention on their heads, from the Health Department stables to be distributed in the nearby city. Watercolour by E. Schwarz-Lenoir.

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Publication/Creation

1915-1935

Physical description

1 painting : watercolour ; image 12.4 x 18.6 cm

Lettering

Shows the traps being taken from one of the Health Department stables to be distributed in the city. After [J.A.] Turner, Sanitation in India

Notes

One of eight watercolours showing the process of plague-preventative rat-catching in India, as described in J.A. Turner, Sanitation in India (see 510 note below)

Publications note

J.A. Turner, Sanitation in India, with contributions by B.K. Goldsmith [et al.], The Times of India, Bombay, 1914

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 566936i

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