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Public Health

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Items in the Public Health Collection

Florida State Board of Health Movie Truck
Florida State Board of Health movie truck used to promote public health practices in rural communities.

Patient Having Her Blood Pressure Taken by a Public Health Nurse
The Florida State Board of Health initiated a midwife licensing program in 1931 to reduce infant mortality and to promote maternal and child health.

Advice on Importance of Proper Diet to Expectant Mothers
The Florida State Board of Health initiated a midwife licensing program in 1931 to reduce infant mortality and to promote maternal and child health.

Public Health Nurse at the Home of a Patient in Gainesville, Florida
In 1931 the Florida State Board of Health initiated a midwife licensing program to reduce infant mortality and to promote maternal and child health.

Children Gathered by State Board of Health Bus for Medical Exams During a Hookworm Detection Program in Suwannee County, Florida
The Florida Public Health Association was formed in 1929 to assist public health workers with the promotion of public health programs in the state. Membership was open to all professional public health workers in Florida as well as interested…

Public Health Nurse Preparing a Shot of Poliomyelitis Vaccine - Tallahassee, Florida
Photograph of Mrs. Richard Clark taken at the Leon County Health Department

Doctor and Nurse Examining Stool Samples for Hookworms in Suwannee County, Florida
The Florida Public Health Association was formed in 1929 to assist public health workers with the promotion of public health programs in the state. Membership was open to all professional public health workers in Florida as well as interested…

Hillsborough County Health Department Mosquito Control Project Fogging for Pests
The Florida Public Health Association was formed in 1929 to assist public health workers with the promotion of public health programs in the state. Membership was open to all professional public health workers in Florida as well as interested…

Scientists Working in a Laboratory in Escambia County, Florida
The Florida Public Health Association was formed in 1929 to assist public health workers with the promotion of public health programs in the state. Membership was open to all professional public health workers in Florida as well as interested…

Dr. Coughlin, Director of the Prenatal Clinic, Looking Over Medical Record
The Florida State Board of Health initiated a midwife licensing program in 1931 to reduce infant mortality and to promote maternal and child health.

Mattress Prepared With Newspaper for Delivery by Expectant Mother
The Florida State Board of Health initiated a midwife licensing program in 1931 to reduce infant mortality and to promote maternal and child health.

Public Health Employee Inspecting a Milk Plant
Photos taken from the period 1940-1969 that were used to illustrate articles in the Bureau of Health Education publication Florida Health Notes. This publication was the primary publication of the State Board of Health from 1892 to 1976, when it was…

Public Health Employee Inspecting Milk
Photo of a public health employee inspecting milk. Photo was published in a 1967 issue of Florida Health Notes

Advertisement for Rat Control in Florida
Undated photo of a sign that was published in

Public Health Nurse Teaching Children at a School About Dental Hygiene in Tampa, Florida
In 1931 the Florida State Board of Health initiated a midwife licensing program to reduce infant mortality and to promote maternal and child health.

Unidentified Man Checking Water During Mosquito Control Efforts in Florida
Taken from collection of photos used for the Bureau of Health Education's publication

Turkeys Being Inspected at a Food Processing Factory
A photograph used in the official periodical of the Bureau of Health Education,

Expectant Mother Being Examined by Dr. R.L. Anderson and Nurse Lottie Mae Chauis at the FAMU Hospital in Tallahassee
Accompanying note: "Varied treatment and types of services are offered patients at Florida A&M University Hospital here, the largest Negro hospital in this part of the state... it fulfills its function of providing for the health needs of the people…