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U.S. Army Physicians Discovered the Cause of Yellow Fever


Medical staff at work, Walter Reed Hospital

Doctors work on other cures at the Walter Reed Hospital, named after the pathologist who proved the mosquito spread yellow fever

CREDIT: Horydczak, Theodor, photographer. “International Nickel Co. at Walter Reed Hospital. Medical staff at work IX, Walter Reed Hospital,” 1920- 1950. Prints and Photographs Division, Library of Congress. Reproduction Number LC-H814-T-1248-026-B.

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