Kinyoun's Laboratory

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Title: Kinyoun's Laboratory
Description: Two males in a a small attic room in the Marine Hospital in the village of Stapleton on Staten Island, New York, the birthplace of NIH. In 1887, 27 year old Dr. Joseph Kinyoun set up his one person laboratory of hygiene to research cholera and other communicable diseases such as diphtheria, typhoid, small pox, typhus, plague and tuberculosis.
Topics/Categories: Historical -- Graphics
Locations -- Clinic/Hospital
Type: B&W, Photo
Source: National Cancer Institute
Creator: Unknown Photographer
AV Number: AV-1887-3229
Date Created: 1887
Date Added: January 1, 2001
Reuse Restrictions: None - This image is in the public domain and can be freely reused. Please credit the source and, where possible, the creator listed above.