Matt Morgan drawing in Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper personifying yellow fever dragging down Florida

Matt Morgan drawing in Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper personifying yellow fever dragging down Florida

Credit this photo: State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory, https://floridamemory.com/items/show/31518
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Title

  • Matt Morgan drawing in Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper personifying yellow fever dragging down Florida

Image Number

  • RC08563

Year

  • 18--

Series Title

General Note

  • Accompanying note: "Personification of yellow fever dragging down Florida as Columbia rushed to the rescue."
  • "Yellow fever reached epidemic proportions in the summer of 1887. It came from Cuba to Key West and moved up the west coast to Tampa and across to Jacksonville. During the winter of 1887-88, Jacksonville reported 4656 cases and 427 deaths."

Title of Work

  • Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper

Photographer/Personal Author

Physical Description

  • 1 photoprint - b&w - 9 x 7 in.

Subject Term

Geographic Term

Shelf Number

  • Shelf number: 20465.

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Matt Morgan drawing in Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper personifying yellow fever dragging down Florida
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