Soper slide collection, 1935-1941.


Soper slide collection, 1935-1941.

Microscopic slides of liver sections collected by Dr. Soper during his work for the Yellow Fever Service of Brazil; together with a ms. on yellow fever in Brazil.

2.5 cubic ft. (5 boxes)

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Soper, Fred Lowe, 1893-1977 (person)

Physician; d. 1977. From the description of Soper slide collection, 1935-1941. (Armed Forces Institute of Pathology Association Library). WorldCat record id: 70952600 Dr. Soper joined the International Health Division of the Rockefeller Foundation in 1920 and engaged in the hookworm campaigns in Brazil and Paraguay (1920-1927). From 1927-1942 he was Regional Director of the IHD, at Rio de Janeiro, and was active in the study and control of yellow fever and malaria. Dr. Soper...

Brazil. Yellow Fever Service (corporateBody)