Title A steam train transporting its passengers and plague to its destination. 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 : "29"
Cite as Wellcome Library no. 10470i
Author, etc. Tarter, Albert Lloyd, 1913-1988.
Topic-LCSH Epidemics.
Plague.
Communicable diseases -- Transmission.
Transportation.
Genre/Technique Graphite drawings.
Copy photo no. V 10674
System no. .b11584543
Record no. 10470i