Sign, Atabrine 1

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Item Details

Title

Sign, Atabrine 1

Subject

Islands
Medicines
Signs

Description

"Early Atabrine Sign" Sign reads: "Its FREE - Take Atabrine" From "Darkroom Soldier": "Atabrine Girls. As Hill tells Martha, Atabrine protects against the sterilizing effect of 105 degree malaria fever. 'Very bitter,' he tells her, 'But not hard to wash down. Bright yellow pills about the size of an ordinary aspirin." ("Darkroom Soldier" caption authored by George Venn)

Creator

Anonymous

Date

1944

Contributor

Helten, Paula (curator)

Rights

(c)Eastern Oregon University. This image is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution - Noncommercial - No Derivative Works 3.0 United States License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/3.0/us/). Acknowledgement of Eastern Oregon University as a source is required. For print quality images, prints, or high resolution tiff files, or commercial uses please contact the Library Director at Eastern Oregon University.

Identifier

2010.1.141

Spatial Coverage

Dobodura, New Guinea

Provenance

From the Collection of Fred Hill

Position: 3943 (2 views)