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Collection National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
Title Robert Huebner and William Jellison at Kew Gardens field laboratory
Caption Robert Huebner dissecting a mouse
Description Dr. Robert Huebner at work in the U.S. Public Health Service’s field laboratory in the Kew Gardens apartment complex in New York. Dr. Huebner is using scissors and forceps to dissect a mouse. Of note, protective clothing such as gloves or masks are not in use. Dr. Huebner and Dr. William Jellison are in the laboratory. Jellison served as an entomologist with the Rocky Mountain Laboratory. Dr. Huebner was a researcher at the National Microbiological Institute’s Laboratory of Infectious Diseases. Huebner and Jellison were sent to Kew Gardens in New York City to help investigate an outbreak of rickettsialpox.
Accession number 1552-Ph
Number of images 2
Catalog Number 1552
Photographer Unknown
Place New York, NY
Source Dr. Robert Traub
Year Range from 1940
Year Range to 1950
Organizations NIH; NIAID, Laboratory of Infectious Diseases
Buildings Kew Gardens Apartments
Other number 1552
People Huebner, Robert J.
Jellison, William L.