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Children Gathered by State Board of Health Bus for Medical Exams During a Hookworm Detection Program in Suwannee County, Florida

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Title

Children Gathered by State Board of Health Bus for Medical Exams During a Hookworm Detection Program in Suwannee County, Florida

Subject

Medicine, Preventive
Public health
Buses
Motor vehicles
Public welfare
Child welfare
Children--Health and hygiene
Children--Medical examinations
Communicable diseases in children--Diagnosis
Parasitic diseases--Diagnosis
Hookworm disease--Diagnosis
Preventive health services
Health risk assessment
Diagnostic services
Medical screening
Helminthiasis--Diagnosis

Description

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 citizens and organizations. Jacksonville was designated as the association's head quarters.

Source

State Board of Health collection Series 902, Florida Public Health Association files, 1898-1974 ; Box 7, FF52
Shelf Number 20330, F.

Date

1950

Format

still image

Type

JPEG, 600 x 473

Identifier

Image Number: SBH0321

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

photo, b&w

Physical Dimensions

4 x 5 in.

Files

kidsaroundSBofhealthbus1950.jpg

Collection

Citation

“Children Gathered by State Board of Health Bus for Medical Exams During a Hookworm Detection Program in Suwannee County, Florida,” USF Library Special & Digital Collections Exhibits, accessed December 7, 2019, http://exhibits.lib.usf.edu/items/show/1954.