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Liverpool Port Sanitary Authority rat-catchers dipping rats in buckets of petrol to kill fleas for plague control. Liverpool, England. Photograph, 1900/1920.
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Dippping caught rats in petrol to kill the fleas before being sent to the Bacteriologist for examination for plague infection. Liverpool Port Sanitary Authority
Wellcome Library no. 567141i