Explore the Project: Mississippi State Department of Health Photographs

MSDH

This photographic collection from the Mississippi State Department of Health spotlights medical conditions across the state in first half of the twentieth century. The 63 photographs capture Mississippi leaders' efforts to combat major health concerns like tuberculosis to malaria, to professionalize the practice of medicine, and to launch early education through home health programs.

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