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  • Description

    Full title reads: "TEXAS".

    Texas, United States of America (USA).

    Several shots of the black workers spraying oil over water and clearing slums so the mosquitos, the main cause of malaria, cannot breed. This is part of the fight against malaria organised by Texas health authorities. Nurses leaving a building. A nurse taking blood from a man. She smears blood sample on a piece of glass for further analysis and writes something into a book. Nurses are informing county population and taking blood samples from those for whom they suspect have the illness.

    (LNER)

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    04/11/1937
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    13954
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    937.50
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:50:17:00 / 01:51:05:00
    Canister:
    37/88
    Sort Number:
    37/088
  • Appears in...

    WorkSpaces
    1930s
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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