Title Rats roaming the sewers, some of them dying, heralding the plague. Drawing by A.L. Tarter, 194-.
Imprint [Los Angeles], [between 1940 and 1949?]


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Physical description 1 drawing : pencil ; image 14.9 x 19.9 cm
Note The drawings of which this is one were produced for an educational film in Hollywood in the early 1940s, but the film was never made. The drawings show the transmission and effects of plague, especially the role of rats. Copyright in the drawings, if originally held by the artist, have been given to the Wellcome Trust
Credits More information about A.L. Tarter is available at the Wellcome Library
Lettering note Bears number bottom centre : "25"
Cite as Wellcome Library no. 10466i
Author, etc. Tarter, Albert Lloyd, 1913-1988.
Topic-LCSH Epidemics.
Plague.
Rats as carriers of disease.
Genre/Technique Graphite drawings.
Copy photo no. V 10670
System no. .b1158449x
Record no. 10466i