Title:  Yellow Jack Monster

Artist/Maker: Matt Morgan

Date: 1873

Source: Library of Congress

Copyright/Permissions: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Alfred Bendiner Memorial Collection, [ LC-USZC4-9408]

References: Ingrid Gessner, “Epidemic Iconographies: Toward a Disease Aesthetics of the Destructive Sublime,” Amerikastudien 58, no. 4 (2013): 559–582.

Location(s): Florida, USA

Date posted: October 1, 2021 | Author: | Comments Off on Yellow Jack Monster

Categories: Epidemics Health and Politics Public Health

Title:  The Gold Coast, Queensland: A Yellow Fever Isolation Camp

Artist/Maker: Unidentified Artist

Date: 1870–1900

Source: Wellcome Collection

Copyright/Permissions: The Gold Coast, Queensland: a yellow fever isolation camp: rows of tents with palm trees to one side. Photograph 1870/1900. Wellcome CollectionPublic Domain Mark

References: Krista Maglen, “A World Apart: Geography, Australian Quarantine, and the Mother Country,” Journal of the History of Medicine and Allied Sciences, 60 no. 2 (04.2005): 196–217.

Location(s): Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia

Date posted: October 1, 2021 | Author: | Comments Off on Gold Coast, Queensland: A Yellow Fever Isolation Camp

Categories: Epidemics Public Health Quarantine and Contagion

Title:  Episode de la fièvre jaune (A Girl Suffering from Yellow Fever)

Artist/Maker: Unidentified Artist

Date: ca. 1830s

Source: Wellcome Collection

Copyright/Permissions: A girl suffering from yellow fever. Watercolour. Wellcome Collection. Public Domain Mark. 

References: Kathryn Olivarius, “Immunity, Capital, and Power in Antebellum New Orleans,” American Historical Review (April 2019): 424–55.

Location(s): Unknown

Date posted: October 1, 2021 | Author: | Comments Off on A Girl Suffering from Yellow Fever

Categories: Epidemics Public Health Quarantine and Contagion

Title:  Observations sur la fièvre jaune, faites à Cadix, en 1819 (Observations on Yellow Fever Made at Cádiz in 1819)

Artist/Maker: Étienne Pariset and André Mazet

Date: 1820

Source: Wellcome Collection

Copyright/Permissions: Observations sur la fièvre jaune, faites à Cadix, en 1819 / par MM. Pariset et Mazet … et rédigées par M. Pariset. Wellcome Collection. Public Domain Mark.

References: Kathryn Olivarius, “Immunity, Capital, and Power in Antebellum New Orleans,” American Historical Review (April 2019): 424–55.

Location(s): Cádiz, Spain

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Categories: Epidemics Public Health Quarantine and Contagion

Title:  Indian Babies: How to Keep Them Well

Artist/Maker: Office of Indian Affairs

Date: 1916

Source: Center for the History of Medicine, Francis A. Countway Library, Harvard University

Copyright/Permissions: Julio Mario Santo Domingo Collection, Center for the History of Medicine in the Francis A. Countway Library, Harvard University

Location(s): Navajo Nation

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Categories: Community Health Public Health Reproductive Medicine

Title:  “Khanpur Station showing disinfecting lines and hospital,” from The Plague in India, 1896, 1897, vol IV: Maps and Charts. Simla: Government Cenral Printing Press, 1898.

Artist/Maker: 

Date: 1898

Source: National Library of Scotland

Copyright/Permissions: Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)

Location(s): Khanpur, India

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Categories: Epidemics Medical Spaces Public Health Quarantine and Contagion

Title:  “India, showing railroad plague stations,” from The Plague in India, 1896, 1897, vol IV: Maps and Charts. Simla: Government Cenral Printing Press, 1898.

Artist/Maker: R. Nathan, Government of India, Home Department

Date: 1898

Source: National Library of Scotland

Copyright/Permissions: Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)

Location(s): India

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Categories: Cartography Epidemics Public Health Quarantine and Contagion

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