League of Nations Malaria Investigation Committee, Punjab, India. A typical village of the Punjab plains. There is always a tank in the foreground from the mud of which the walls of the village in the background were made. These tanks produce anopheles culicifacies mosquitoes during and immediately after the monsoon. When they become dirty they do not produce anophelinae
Image source: U.S. Public Health Service, after Dr. L.L. Williams.
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Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944.
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