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  • 5 of 5 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
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Summary:

Also called consumption or "wasting disease," tuberculosis once ran rampant in America. It still claims 8 million lives a year worldwide. Oregon led the Northwest in the fight against TB in the early 1900s. Yet even then, and until the advent of modern antibiotics, most treatments remained crude and ineffective. This program explores the historical impact of TB in Oregon.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Baker County Library 616.995 WHI DVD (Text) 37814002695766 VIDEO NON-FICTION DVD None 06/27/2013 Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (29 min., 15 sec.) : sound, color and black & white ; 4 3/4 in.
    videodisc
    videorecording
  • Publisher: [Portland, Or.] : Oregon Public Broadcasting, [2010]

Content descriptions

General Note: Closed-captioned
Originially broadcast as an episode of the OPB series "Oregon experience."
Creation/Production Credits Note: Editor, Tom Shrider ; videographers, Greg Bond ... [et al.].
Participant or Performer Note: Narrator, John Williams.
Summary, etc.: Also called consumption or "wasting disease," tuberculosis once ran rampant in America. It still claims 8 million lives a year worldwide. Oregon led the Northwest in the fight against TB in the early 1900s. Yet even then, and until the advent of modern antibiotics, most treatments remained crude and ineffective. This program explores the historical impact of TB in Oregon.
System Details Note:
DVD.
Language Note:
Closed-captioned
Subject: Tuberculosis Oregon History
Tuberculosis Social aspects Oregon
Genre: Documentary films.
Documentary television programs.
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