SIGN – Liberia

2014.548.017 - Camp Eason 4 Miler Sign.JPG

Date

October 2014 – May 1, 2015

Description

"Camp Eason 4 Miler 4084 USPHS," a handmade sign made by the United States Public Health Service (USPHS) that hung at Camp Eason in Margibi County outside of Monrovia, Liberia. Camp Eason was named after Captain John C. Eason, the first African American to be commissioned as a USPHS officer in 1943.

Source

United States Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), United States Public Health Service (USPHS)

Citation

“SIGN – Liberia,” The Global Health Chronicles, accessed June 17, 2024, https://globalhealthchronicles.org/items/show/8305.