Yes, But They Did Get Rid of Their Mosquitos

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Title

Yes, But They Did Get Rid of Their Mosquitos

Description

In the cartoon, the use of DDT insecticide did kill the mosquitoes and other pests but in the process it destroyed all other life on the planet. DDT would be banned in the United States in 1973.

Date

1969-11-20

Format

image/jpeg

Language

eng

Type

Image

Identifier

CS&T_McGovern_1969_11_20

Access Rights

This material is made available for private study, scholarship, and research use. For access to the original, contact: CHRC, chrc.aop@gmail.com, 215-904-8149.

Files

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Collection

Citation

McGovern, Robert F., 1933-2011.., “Yes, But They Did Get Rid of Their Mosquitos,” Catholic Historical Research Center Digital Collections, accessed August 12, 2020, https://omeka.chrc-phila.org/items/show/8273.