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    • Bat Banding for Rabies Survey

    • 1960-09
    • Fieldwork; Laboratory animals; Bat banding; Rocky Mountain Laboratory (Ravalli County, Mont.)
    • Photograph taken by a railroad bridge in Florence of field crew collecting and banding bats in a field survey
    • Bat Banding for Rabies Survey

    • 1960-09
    • Fieldwork; Rabies; Laboratory animals; Staff; Bat--Banding; Rocky Mountain Laboratory (Ravalli County, Mont.)
    • Field crew collecting and banding bats in rabies survey by a railroad bridge near Florence, Montana
    • Bat Banding for Rabies Survey

    • 1960-09
    • Rabies; Laboratory animals; Bat banding; Fieldwork; Rocky Mountain Laboratory (Ravalli County, Mont.)
    • Field crew collecting and banding bats in rabies survey close to a railroad bridge in Florence (Mont.)
    • Bat Collecting for Rabies Survey

    • 1960-09
    • Fieldwork; Staff; Rabies; Bat--Banding; Laboratory animals; Rocky Mountain Laboratory (Ravalli County, Mont.)
    • Field crew collecting and banding bats in rabies survey by a railroad bridge near Florence, Montana
    • Bat Collecting for Rabies Survey

    • 1960-09
    • Fieldwork; Rabies; Bat--Banding; Laboratory animals; Rocky Mountain Laboratory (Ravalli County, Mont.)
    • Field crew collecting and banding bats in rabies survey by a railroad bridge near Florence, Montana
    • Bison at Moiese

    • 1944-09
    • American bison; Buffalo; Rocky Mountain Laboratory (Ravalli County, Mont.)
    • Bison at Moiese, Montana now a National Bison Range
    • Egg Innoculation Tray

    • 1947-07
    • Vaccines; Laboratories--Equipment and supplies; Rocky Mountain Laboratory (Ravalli County, Mont)
    • Innoculating a tray of eggs for vaccine production
    • Fieldwork in Colorado in 1931

    • 1931
    • Fieldwork; Ticks; Kohls, Glen Milton, 1905-1986; Larson, Carl L., 1909-1978; Rocky Mountain Laboratory (Ravalli County, Mont.)
    • Glen M. Kohls and Carl L. Larson (pictured here) in a field scene in Colorado; summer of 1931
    • Fieldwork in Gird's Creek Hills in 1947

    • 1947-07
    • Ticks; Fieldwork; Sargent, Harley G., 1894-1983; Rocky Mountain Laboratory (Ravalli County, Mont.)
    • Harley Sargent in coveralls carrying a shotgun at Gird's Creek Hills . Lab truck in picture.
    • Fieldwork, Drawing Blood from Rabbit in 1934

    • 1934-04-27
    • Field Studies; Tularemia; Philip, Cornelius B. (Cornelius Becker), 1900-1987; Jellison, William Livingston, 1906-1995; Rocky Mountain Laboratory (Ravalli County, Mont.)
    • Dr C. B. Philip and Dr. William L. Jellison drawing blood sample from a jackrabbit death caused by tularemia. The animal was found few hours from Walter Higgins ranch near stockyard in Ringling, Montana
    • Fieldwork, Refrigerated Cabinet

    • 1949/03
    • Staff; Fieldwork; Laboratories--Equipment and supplies; Landscape; Rocky Mountain Laboratory (Ravalli County, Mont.)
    • Field workers carried refrigerated cabinets on a back pack harness to collect and store blood specimens during field research
    • Fieldwork, Tick Collection

    • 1916
    • Fieldwork; Ticks; Rocky Mountain Laboratory (Ravalli County, Mont.)
    • Collecting ticks from a horse at Powderville in eastern Montana
    • Former Laboratory Site in Powderville, MT in 1916

    • 1916-06
    • Laboratories; Parker, R. R. (Ralph Robinson), 1888-1949; Parker, Adah Nicolet, 1894-1984; Rocky Mountain Laboratory (Ravalli County, Mont.)
    • Dr. Ralph Parker and wife, Adah N. Parker, with horses at one of the buildings set up as a laboratory in Powderville , Montana for tick studies conducted through 1916-1917
    • Frederick Bryon Thrailkill

    • 1959-01
    • Staff; Thrailkill, Frederick Bryon, 1895 -1986; Rocky Mountain Laboratory (Ravalli County, Mont.)
    • Byron Thrailkill was a medical biology technician at RML. This photo is taken on the occasion of his retirement from service (34 years of service) in 1959
    • Group Photograph

    • 1928-08-31
    • Staff; Bishop, William Lee, 1873-1944; Beatty, T. B., 1864-1948; Chesley, Albert J., 1877-1955; Crumbine, Samuel J. (Samuel Jay), 1862-1954; Hayward, Herbert, 1884-1954; Cashmore, Dewey Herbert, 1899-1929; Cogswell, William F., 1868-1956; Fricks,...
    • Dr. W. L Bishop (Editor, Medical Sentinel, Portland, Ore), Dr. T. B. Beatty (Secretary State Board of Health, Salt Lake City, Utah), Dr. A. J. Chesley (Secretary State Board of Health, Old Capitol Building, St.Paul, Minnesota), Dr. S. J. Crumbine...
    • Group Photograph in 1928

    • 1928-08-31
    • Staff; Bishop, William Lee, 1873-1944; Beatty, T. B., 1864-1948; Chesley, Albert J., 1877-1955; Crumbine, Samuel J. (Samuel Jay), 1862-1954; Hayward, Herbert, 1884-1954; Cashmore, Dewey Herbert, 1899-1929; Cogswell, William F., 1868-1956; Fricks,...
    • Long shot of members of USPHS, visitors and RML staff. Dr W. L Bishop (Editor, Medical Sentinel, Portland, Ore), Dr T. B Beatty (Secretary State Board of Health, Salt Lake City, Utah), Dr A. J Chesley (Secretary State Board of Health, Old Capitol...
    • Group Photograph of RML Staff in 1943

    • 1943-06
    • Staff; Jones, Philip Leroy, 1909-1944; Anderson, Benjamin E., 1913-1979; Maki, Walter A., 1907-1985; Antoine, Lester D., 1905-1984; Grimes, Edward Francis, 1913-2006; Meritt, Franklin P. "Shorty", 1890-1965; Whitcomb, Arthur E., 1874-1958; Kohls,...
    • RML Staff Portrait. Following RML personnel have been identified in this picture: Leroy Jones, Ben Anderson, Walter Maki, Les Antoine, Edward Grimes, Frank Meritt, Art Whitcomb, Glen Kohls, Dr. Herbert Hayward, Dr.Cooley, Dr. Gordon Davis, Dr...
    • Harley Sargent at Gird's Creek Hills

    • 1947-07
    • Fieldwork; Ticks; Staff; Sargent, Harley G. 1894-1983; Rocky Mountain Laboratory (Ravalli County, Mont.)
    • Research technician Harley Sargent is seen in coveralls conducting field studies for ticks at Gird's Creek hills. He is seen carrying a shot gun with a lab truck in the distance.
    • Line Drawing of Cattle Mask

    • 1952-04
    • Charts, diagrams, etc.; Laboratories--Equipment and supplies; Laboratory animals; Rocky Mountain Laboratory (Ravalli County, Mont.)
    • Line drawing of a mask for infecting cattle by the respiratory route
    • Old Building used as Laboratory in 1920

    • 1920
    • Laboratories; Building; Parker, R.R. (Ralph Robinson), 1888-1949; Rocky Mountain Laboratory (Ravalli County, Mont.)
    • Old building in Victor used as a laboratory by R R Parker in 1920
    • Paralysis caused by tick attachment

    • 1958-06
    • Ticks; Tick paralysis; Tick toxicoses; Rocky Mountain Laboratory (Ravalli County, Mont.)
    • Engorged female tick attached to a piece of biopsied scalp taken from a 3 year old Indian girl from Driggs, Idaho. The girl died of tick paralysis at Idaho Falls hospital.
    • Plague Laboratory in Dillon

    • 1937
    • Fieldwork; Staff; Plague; Philip, Cornelius B. (Cornelius Becker), 1900-1987; Smith, William T., 1915- 1998; Jellison, William Livingston, 1906-1995; Rocky Mountain Laboratory (Ravalli County, Mont.)
    • CB Philip, W.T Smith and W. Jellison outside Hansen Place- in Dillon , Montana used in 1936-37 as a plague laboratory; studying woodchucks in the region known to carry tick-borne diseases.
    • Plague Laboratory in Dillon

    • 1937
    • Fieldwork; Staff; Plague; Philip, Cornelius B. (Cornelius Becker), 1900-1987; Smith, William T., 1915- 1998; Jellison, William Livingston, 1906-1995; Rocky Mountain Laboratory (Ravalli County, Mont.)
    • CB Philip, W.T Smith and W. Jellison outside Hansen Place- in Dillon , Montana used as a plague laboratory; studying woodchucks in the region known to carry tick-borne diseases. W T Smith has a woodchuck in hand while Dr Jellison handles a...
    • Plague Laboratory in Dillon

    • 1937
    • Fieldwork; Plague; Staff; Smith, William T., 1915- 1998; Jellison, William Livingston, 1906-1995; Rocky Mountain Laboratory (Ravalli County, Mont.)
    • W.T Smith and W. Jellison inside Hansen Place- in Dillon , Montana used as a plague laboratory
    • Portrait of Arthur H. McCray in 1919

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    • McCray, Arthur H., 1880-1919; Rocky Mountain Laboratory (Ravalli County, Mont.)
    • Arthur H. McCray, a bacteriologist with the Montana State Board of Health, died of Rocky Mountain spotted fever in 1919
    • Portrait of C B Philip

    • 1953-02
    • Portraits; Philip, Cornelius Becker, 1900-1987; Rocky Mountain Laboratory (Ravalli County, Mont.); Ticks;
    • Dr C. B. Philip examining some ticks that are attached under a capsule on the calf
    • Portrait of Dr. Gordon Davis in 1948

    • 1948-11-19
    • Davis, Gordon Ernest, 1889-1977; Rocky Mountain Laboratory (Ravalli County, Mont.)
    • Portrait of Dr. Gordon E. Davis at his desk. He was a senior bacteriologist and worked with the Rocky Mountain Laboratory for 26 years, retiring in 1956
    • Portrait of Dr. Herbert Stoenner

    • 1950-02
    • Stoenner, Herbert G., 1919-2007; Rocky Mountain Laboratory (Ravalli County, Mont.)
    • Dr Herbert G. Stoenner served as the Director of Rocky Mountain Laboratory from 1963 to 1979. After stepping down as Director, he returned as a research scientist to work the cause of relapsing fever.
    • Portrait of Dr. Isaiah U Temple, first physician to medically describe tick paralysis

    • 1965
    • Portraits; Temple, Isaiah Ulysses, 1868-1945; Rocky Mountain Laboratory (Ravalli County, Mont.)
    • Dr Isaiah U. Temple in his office in Pendleton, Oregon. Dr Temple was the first physician to describe tick paralysis. Tick paralysis was caused by the female wood tick, Dermacentor andersoni, and paralyzed victim’s motor nerves. The paralysis...
    •  Portrait of Dr. Mason V. Hargett

    • 1940-46
    • Yellow Fever; vaccines; Staff; Hargett, Mason V., 1904-1998; Rocky Mountain Laboratory (Ravalli County, Mont.)
    • Mason V. Hargett's career in tropical medicine was instrumental in the research and production of yellow fever vaccine, including providing the vaccine for the U.S. military during World War II. Hargett was a guest student with the International...
    • Portrait of Henry Cowan in 1923

    • 1923-06-23
    • Cowan, Henry George, 1886-1924; Rocky Mountain Laboratory (Ravalli County, Mont.)
    • Henry Cowan holding a mountain goat kid in his arms
    • Portrait of LeRoy Kerlee

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    • Kerlee, Arthur LeRoy, 1905-1928; Rocky Mountain Laboratory (Ravalli County, Mont.)
    • Copy of a portrait of LeRoy Kerlee, who contracted and died of Rocky Mountain spotted fever while conducting research at the Rocky Mountain Laboratories in 1928
    • Preparing to Enter Tick Infested Area

    • 1953-07
    • Fieldwork; Ticks; Automobiles; Staff; Rocky Mountain Laboratory (Ravalli County, Mont.)
    • Two field workers preparing to enter tick infested area. Photo shows man with closed bottom clothing, a good protection against tick bite. Woman is shown applying tick repellant.
    • R.R. Parker's woodshed laboratory, Victor, 1920

    • 1920
    • Laboratories; Victor (Mont.); Parker; R. R. (Ralph Robinson)., 1888-1949; Rocky Mountain Laboratory (Ravalli County, Mont.)
    • Old woodshed building in Victor, Mont. used as a laboratory in 1920 by R.R Parker
    • Researcher dragging for ticks

    • 1941-04-19
    • Biology--Fieldwork; Ticks; Rocky Mountain Laboratory (Ravalli County, Mont.)
    • Researcher dragging for ticks with a white drag cloth
    • Researcher using the dragging method for ticks

    • 1941-04-19
    • Biology--Fieldwork; Ticks; Rocky Mountain Laboratory (Ravalli County, Mont.)
    • A researcher uses the dragging method for ticks. The drag-flag method for sampling helps identify density of tick population in a area.
    • RML Campus and the Conway Property in 1940

    • 1940-08
    • Laboratories; Buildings; Rocky Mountain Laboratory (Ravalli County, Mont.)
    • Northeast view of laboratory (Picture also shows Mrs. Conway's property and a small house on the corner)
    • RML Campus in 1951

    • 1951- 03-28
    • Cooley, Robert A., 1873-1968; O'Donnell, Francis James; 1886-1962; Buildings; Automobiles; Rocky Mountain Laboratory (Ravalli County, Mont.)
    • Dr Robert A Cooley and Frank O'Donnell with Rocky Mountain Laboratory building in the background
    • Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever Patient

    • 1938-05
    • Symptoms; Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever; Mcgill, Caroline, 1879-1959; Rocky Mountain Laboratory (Ravalli County, Mont.)
    • A patient of Dr. Caroline McGill (Butte) shows symptoms of Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever (arms covered with rashes). The picture is taken on the 18th day of the illness. The patient was not vaccinated for RMSF.
    • Rocky Mountain spotted fever rash

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    • Rocky Mountain spotted fever; Rashes; Rocky Mountain Laboratory (Ravalli County, Mont.)
    • Photo depicts Rocky Mountain spotted fever rash on the legs of a patient
    • Sweeney Creek Camp,  E. Fessler, W.V. King, R.A. Cooley, H.A. Morgan, A.K. Fisher, W.D. Hunter, C....

    • 1910 (Fall Season)
    • Biology--Fieldwork; King, W.V (Willard Van Orsdel), 1888-1970; Cooley, Robert Allen, 1873-1968; Morgan, Harcourt A., 1867-1950; Fisher, Albert Kenrick, 1856-1948; Hunter, Walter David, 1875-1925; Birdseye, Clarence, 1886-1956; Rocky Mountain...
    • Sweeney Creek camp in Florence. The photo was taken on the occasion of the visit of officials from Washington. In the picture: Dr. Elmer Fessler, W.V King, Dr. Robert Allen Cooley, H. A Morgan, A. K Fisher, W.D Hunter, Dr. Clarence Birdseye
    • Sweeney Creek Camp, W.V. King, P. Stanton, C. Birdseye, A.A. Howell

    • 1910
    • Field Research; King, W.V (Willard Van Orsdel), 1888-1970; Birdseye, Clarence, 1886-1956; Howell, Arthur Holmes, 1872-1940; Rocky Mountain Laboratory (Ravalli County, Mont.)
    • (left to right) : Dr W. V. King, Paul Stanton, Clarence Birdseye, and A. H. Howell. Group photograph taken in front of Sweeney Creek Camp near Florence.
    • Tick Infestation on Elk

    • 1952-03
    • Fieldwork; Ticks; Elk--Parasites; Rocky Mountain Laboratory (Ravalli County, Mont.)
    • Dermacentor albipictus infestation presumed to be the primary cause of death of the host, a yearling elk. 1373 ticks were picked from the hide of the host animal showing the massive infestation of ticks. The dead elk was found nearly seven miles...
    • Tick Infestation on Elk

    • 1952-03
    • Fieldwork; Ticks; Elk--Parasites; Elk--Diseases; Rocky Mountain Laboratory (Ravalli County, Mont.)
    • Dermacentor albipictus infestation presumed to be the primary cause of death of the host, a yearling elk. 1373 ticks were picked from the hide of the host animal showing the massive infestation of ticks. The dead elk was found nearly seven miles...
    • Tick Paralysis in Bison

    • 1951-11-04
    • Tick paralysis; Bison; Buffalo; Buildings; Landscape; Ranching--Montana; Rocky Mountain Laboratory (Ravalli County, Mont.)
    • Robert Schall Ranch, 5 miles north west of Arlee, Lake County, Montana. This photo shows the ranch looking north and a distant view of buildings and hills immediately behind. The bison ranged on these hills for 2 weeks prior to coming down with...
    • Tick Paralysis in Bison

    • 1951-11-04
    • Tick paralysis; Bison, Buffalo; Ranching--Montana; Fieldwork; Rocky Mountain Laboratory (Ravalli County, Mont.)
    • Paralyzed yearling bison collapses for 1/2 hour ; unable to move its head around to a normal position
    • Tick Paralysis in Bison

    • 1951-11-04
    • Tick paralysis; Bison; Ranching--Montana; Fieldwork; Rocky Mountain Laboratory (Ravalli County, Mont.)
    • Photo shows 6 paralyzed yearling bison out of a herd of 10 yearlings and 5 cows. Ticks are being removed from their body.
    • Tick Paralysis in Bison

    • 1951-11-04
    • Tick paralysis; Bison; Buffalo; Buildings; Ranching--Montana; Fieldwork; Landscape; Rocky Mountain Laboratory (Ravalli County, Mont.)
    • Yearling bison in foreground lies paralyzed while men load another paralyzed yearling into a trailer. 6 yearlings out of this herd of 10 yearlings and 5 cows became paralyzed within one day. All of them recovered.
    • Ticks being removed from fur and hide of moose calf killed by infestation

    • 1959-04
    • Fieldwork--Biology ; Ticks ; Rocky Mountain Laboratory (Ravalli County, Mont.); Moose
    • Ticks - Dermacentor albipictus and Dermacentor andersoni being removed from a moose calf that may have died from heavy infestation. The moose was found on Skalkaho Highway, Ravalli County, MT. Not in picture : Dr. Jakob A. Gaon of Yugoslavia and Dr...
    • Ticks being removed from fur and hide of moose calf killed by infestation

    • 1959-04
    • Fieldwork--Biology; Ticks; Moose; Philip, Cornelius Becker, 1900-1987; Gaon, Jakob Avram, 1914-1995; Rocky Mountain Laboratory (Ravalli County, Mont.)
    • Ticks - Dermacentor albipictus and Dermacentor andersoni being removed from a moose calf that may have died from heavy infestation. The moose was found on Skalkaho Highway, Ravalli County, MT. In the picture (left to right): Dr. Jakob A. Gaon of...
    • Ticks that transmit spotted fever to man

    • 1947-04
    • Ticks; Rocky Mountain Laboratory (Ravalli County, Mont.); Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever
    • A plate showing three ticks that transmit spotted fever to man-- Dermacentor andersoni, Dermacentor variabilis and Dermacentor americanum. Picture shows males on left, females on right
    • Tuberculosis research conducted in a sterile laboratory room

    • 1958-06
    • Laboratories--equipment and supplies ; Larson, Carl L., 1909-1978; Wicht, Mary, 1915-1990; Wicht, William C., 1918-1966 ; Rocky Mountain Laboratory (Ravalli County, Mont.)
    • Dr. Carl Larson and Mary & William Wicht conducting tuberculosis research in a sterile room at Rocky Mountain Laboratory
    • Two cases of relapsing fever occur in a house in Jefferson County, Colorado

    • 1938-09-18
    • Field studies; Relapsing fever; Rocky Mountain Laboratory (Ravalli County, Mont.); Jefferson County ,Colo.
    • Picture shows a house where two cases of relapsing fever occurred consecutively in Jefferson County, Colorado. Individual pictured in the foreground may be Dr. Gordon E. Davis
    • Vaccine Desiccator

    • 1962-10
    • Laboratories --Equipment and supplies; Thomas, Leo Alvon, 1922-2005; Rocky Mountain Laboratory (Ravalli County, Mont.)
    • Vaccine Desiccator developed by Dr. Leo A. Thomas
    • Vaccine Production, Yellow Fever

    • 1940-46
    • Yellow Fever; Vaccines; Laboratories--Equipment and supplies; Rocky Mountain Laboratory (Ravalli County, Mont.)
    • From October 1940 to 1946, Hargett headed the Yellow Fever Unit at the Rocky Mountain Laboratory. Hargett's unit developed a method of producing the vaccine without using human serum, which they called aqueous base vaccine.This picture shows an egg...
    • Vaccine Production, Yellow Fever

    • 1940-46
    • Yellow Fever; Vaccines; Staff; Laboratories--Equipment and supplies; Rocky Mountain Laboratory (Ravalli County, Mont.)
    • From 1938 to 1946, Dr Mason V Hargett was instrumental in the research and production of yellow fever vaccine, including providing the vaccine for the U.S. military during World War II. In this picture, part of a series which documents the...
    • Vaccine Production, Yellow Fever

    • 1940-46
    • Yellow Fever; Vaccines; Staff; Laboratories--Equipment and supplies; Rocky Mountain Laboratory (Ravalli County, Mont.)
    • Dr Mason V Hargett headed the Yellow Fever Unit at RML. He later recruited Harry V Burruss to work on yellow fever research and vaccine production. Dr Hargett's research on yellow fever first with Rockefeller Foundation in Brazil , then at USPHS...
    • Vaccine Production, Yellow Fever

    • 1940-46
    • Yellow Fever; Vaccines; Laboratories--Equipment and supplies; Rocky Mountain Laboratory (Ravalli County, Mont.)
    • In 1942, an outbreak in hepatitis B among U.S. troops was traced back to infected human serum in the Rockefeller yellow fever vaccine. The Rocky Mountain Laboratory took over production of the vaccine for the military. By then Dr Hargett's unit had...
    • Vaccine Production, Yellow Fever

    • 1940-46
    • Yellow Fever; Vaccines; Laboratories--Equipment and supplies; Rocky Mountain Laboratory (Ravalli County, Mont.)
    • From 1938 to 1946, Dr Mason V Hargett was instrumental in the research and production of yellow fever vaccine, including providing the vaccine for the U.S. military during World War II. In this picture, part of a series which documents the...

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