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Title: Letter from James Carroll to Jennie Carroll on September 28, 1901
Carroll_Letter_09281901.pdf  (817.86 kB)  
Authors: Carroll, James, 1854-1907
Date: 1901-09-28
Subject Keywords: Carroll, James, 1854-1907--Correspondence
Yellow Fever Commission (U.S.)
Yellow fever--Research--Cuba--History
Yellow fever
Medicine, Military
Description: In this letter from James Carroll to his wife Jennie Carroll sent from Las Animas Hospital in Havana, Cuba, where he is stationed for the United States Yellow Fever Commission, Carroll informs Jennie that he has asked for an extension to conduct further studies. He tells her that he hopes to prove that healthy men should not die from yellow fever, and that he hopes to prove the effectiveness of inoculation. In conclusion he asks her not to mention what was included in this letter to anyone.
Type: Letter/Memo
Appears in Collections:James Carroll, Yellow Fever Commission Letters

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