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  • Collection: Public Health

LawtonChilesPubHealth.jpg
In 1997, Governor Lawton Chiles signed a bill in effect dissolving the Department of Health and Rehabilitative Services and dividing its roles between the Department of Health and the Department of Children and Families.

Accompanying note: "With…

Glenn M Dykes Interview Clip.mp4
Glenn Dykes recalls his history as a sanitary engineer in Florida, describing the affordability of water and the distinctions between obtaining water from Florida's tap water system and for-profit water dispensaries.

PHnurseathomeofpatient1944.jpg
In 1931 the Florida State Board of Health initiated a midwife licensing program to reduce infant mortality and to promote maternal and child health.

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

PHNursetakingBP.jpg
The Florida State Board of Health initiated a midwife licensing program in 1931 to reduce infant mortality and to promote maternal and child health.

Adviceforexpectantmothers1944.jpg
The Florida State Board of Health initiated a midwife licensing program in 1931 to reduce infant mortality and to promote maternal and child health.

kidsaroundSBofhealthbus1950.jpg
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…

poliovaccprep1950.jpg
Photograph of Mrs. Richard Clark taken at the Leon County Health Department

nursedoctorinspectingstoolsample1950swaneecounty.jpg
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…

1950mosquitofogginghillsborough.jpg
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…

1950Escambiacounty.jpg
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…

drCoughlindirecprenatalclinic1944.jpg
The Florida State Board of Health initiated a midwife licensing program in 1931 to reduce infant mortality and to promote maternal and child health.

midewifebeddingnewspaper1944.jpg
The Florida State Board of Health initiated a midwife licensing program in 1931 to reduce infant mortality and to promote maternal and child health.

pubhealthemployeeinspectmilkplant1967.jpg
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…

milkinspection1967.jpg
Photo of a public health employee inspecting milk. Photo was published in a 1967 issue of Florida Health Notes

ratcontrolad19--.jpg
Undated photo of a sign that was published in

PHnurseteachingdentalhyg1944.jpg
In 1931 the Florida State Board of Health initiated a midwife licensing program to reduce infant mortality and to promote maternal and child health.

mancheckingwaterduringmosquitocontrolefforts19--.jpg
Taken from collection of photos used for the Bureau of Health Education's publication

turkeysbeinginspected1967.jpg
A photograph used in the official periodical of the Bureau of Health Education,
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