Media Information

Collection name:
Images from the History of Medicine (NLM)
[Zyklon poured down a ventilator, cowl removed, New York, N.Y.]
Publication Information:
Copyright Statement:
The National Library of Medicine believes this item to be in the public domain.
Order No.:
Physical Description:
1 photographic print : b&w ; 17 x 12 cm.
Image Description:
View on the deck of a ship of a U.S. Public Health Service (?) worker in gas mask emptying a canister of hydrogen cyanide down a ventilator while another worker in a gas mask and a man in suit and tie look on.
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Source of Acquisition:
Donation; Centers for Disease Control; 1983.
Call Number:
WA 110 C26 box 14 sub
Record UI:
Subject (Keyword):
United States. Public Health Service.
Subject (Keyword):
Hydrogen Cyanide poisoning
Subject (Keyword):
New York (N.Y.)
Subject (Keyword):
Subject (Keyword):
Disease Transmission prevention & control
Note (General):
Photo by Erylene House, Jul 31 1951.

[Zyklon poured down a ventilator, cowl removed, New York, N.Y.]