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  • Collection: International Sanitary Conventions - Photographs

Miss Olive Holmes, theater sister, plastic surgery team, UNRRA, Yugoslavia, teaching two Yugoslav nurse aides to prepare the sterile instrument table for surgery.

[A group of nurses being taught in a class.]

Visit to D.P. hospital in Salzburg, Austria. Left to right: Miss Grant-Glass, Chief Nurse Austria, British; Miss F. N. Udell, Chief Nurse European Regional Office of UNRRA, British; Miss L. Johnston, Chief Nurse UNRRA, U.S.; Mrs. Rose, Chief Nurse,…

Bacteriological unit at Drventa, Yugoslavia

Dr. Singer’s Children’s Clinic at Sarajevo. Veiled Moslem mothers waiting with their children.

Split, Yugoslavia. UNRRA medical supplies being shipped from the government warehouse to sections of the country which have had no medicines since the end of the war.

Laguardia Field, New York. A crate holding 360 vials of plague serum which an Air Transport Command plane will fly to UNRRA offices in Chungking, China

Washington, D.C.; These physicians from the other American Republics are familiarizing themselves with the United States Army field kit which they will take with them when they go to Europe as members of the UNRRA, to aid the victims of war. Left to…

Dr. Szeming Sze of the Far Eastern Section of UNRRA’s Health Division, examines a microscope, part of UNRRA’s field equipment. Dr. Sze is the son of Dr. Alfred Sze, for years Chinese Ambassador to the United States.

An intent Austrian refugee waiting to have her baggage checked by Chinese customs officials in Shanghai before boarding the repatriation ship.
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