Title: Chart of the World on Mercators Projection, Beri-Beri and Oriental Plague

Artist/Maker: Robert William Felkin

Date: 1889

Source: Wellcome Collection

Copyright/Permissions: “Chart of the World on Mercators Projection, Beri-Beri and Oriental Plague” from On the geographical distribution of some tropical diseases and their relation to physical phenomena / by R.W. Felkin. Edinburgh; London: Young J. Pentland, 1889. Credit: Wellcome Collection. Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)

Location(s): London, England

 

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Categories: Cartography Epidemics Food, Nutrition, and Famine Spirituality and Religion Tropical Medicine

Title: “Introduction of Anti-cholera Inoculation in Calcutta in March 1894” in Protective inoculation against cholera

Artist/Maker: W.M. Haffkine (author)

Date: 1894 (photo), 1913 (book)

Source: Wellcome Collection

Copyright/Permissions: W.M. Haffkine, “Introduction of Anti-cholera Inoculation in Calcutta in March 1894,” in Protective inoculation against cholera (facing page 38). Calcutta: Thacker, Spink; London : W. Thacker, 1913. Public Domain Mark

Location(s): London, England; Kolkata, India

 

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Categories: Quarantine and Contagion Vaccination

Title: Exhibition ‘Social Care’ in the Museum of the Colonial Institute

Artist/Maker:

Date: 1943

Source: Stichting Nationaal Museum van Wereldculturen

Copyright/Permissions: Unknown author “Exhibition ‘Social Care’ in the Museum of the Colonial Institute” [digital image]. https://www.repository.cam.ac.uk/handle/1810/285227 © Stichting Nationaal Museum van Wereldculturen

Location(s): Java, Indonesia; Amsterdam, the Netherlands

 

 

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Categories: Epidemics Public Health Quarantine and Contagion

Title: A medical officer examining a ship’s crew for bubonic plague on arrival in the Thames

Artist/Maker: F. de Haanen, after C.E. Eldred.

Date: 1905

Source: Wellcome Collection

Copyright/Permissions: A medical officer examining a ship’s crew for bubonic plague on arrival in the Thames. Watercolour drawing by F. de Haenen, 1905, after C.E. Eldred. Credit: Wellcome Collection. Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)

Location(s): England

 

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Categories: Epidemics Quarantine and Contagion

Title: Quarantine area, during bubonic plague outbreak

Artist/Maker: probably by R. Jalbhoy

Date: 1897

Source: Wellcome Collection

Copyright/Permissions: Quarantine area, during bubonic plague outbreak, Karachi, India. Photograph, 1897. Credit: Wellcome Collection. Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)

Location(s): Karachi, Pakistan

 

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Categories: Quarantine and Contagion

Title: Discharged hospital patients after bubonic plague outbreak, being given relief money, Karachi, India

Artist/Maker: probably by R. Jalbhoy

Date: 1897

Source: Wellcome Collection

Copyright/Permissions: Discharged hospital patients after bubonic plague outbreak, being given relief money, Karachi, India. Photograph, 1897. Wellcome CollectionPublic Domain Mark

Location(s): Karachi, Pakistan

 

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Categories: Epidemics Public Health Quarantine and Contagion

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