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New York seen through the porthole of an arriving ship, bringing the plague. Drawing by A.L. Tarter, 194-.

Tarter, Albert Lloyd, 1913-1988.
Date
[between 1940 and 1949?]

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Credit: New York seen through the porthole of an arriving ship, bringing the plague. Drawing by A.L. Tarter, 194-. Credit: Wellcome Collection. Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)


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Publication/Creation

[Los Angeles], [between 1940 and 1949?]

Physical description

1 drawing : pencil ; image 14.9 x 19.9 cm

Notes

The drawings of which this is one were produced for an educational film in Hollywood in the early 1940s, but the film was never made. The drawings show the transmission and effects of plague, especially the role of rats. Copyright in the drawings, if originally held by the artist, have been given to the Wellcome Trust

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 10489i

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More information about A.L. Tarter is available at the Wellcome Library

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