Chinese Public Health Movement

Title

Chinese Public Health Movement

Description

Chinese Public Health movement is the large collection of Chinese Public Health materials, about seven thousand items produced from early 20th century to the year of SARS. The collection has a wide range of media presentations: posters, health newsletters, health newspapers, paintings, pharmaceutical advertisements, calendars, children's chess games, jigsaw puzzles on health topics, playing cards on SARS, lantern slides, negatives, photographs, and health award certificates, as well as books and journals. The posters were designed and printed by Chinese local and central governments .These materials present rich visual representations of public health concerns which were closely tied to the political, social, economic, and even military engagements of China during different time periods.

Creator

U.S. National Library of Medicine

Date

1930 to SARS

Source

https://www.nlm.nih.gov/hmd/chineseposters/images/1200/DSC_4059.jpg, https://www.nlm.nih.gov/hmd/chineseposters/images/1200/DSC_4035.jpg

Rights

Source: Chinese Public Health Posters. (n.d.). U.S. National Library of Medicine. Retrieved Oct 14, 2012 from http://1.usa.gov/RZycIh

Publisher

U.S. National Library of Medicine.

Contributor

U.S. National Library of Medicine.

Format

Medium: Poster

Language

English

Type

Posters

Identifier

Public Health, Chinese Public Health, SARS, Collection, Posters, China

Coverage

China

Files

https://www.nlm.nih.gov/hmd/chineseposters/images/1200/DSC_4059.jpg
https://www.nlm.nih.gov/hmd/chineseposters/images/1200/DSC_4035.jpg

Reference

U.S. National Library of Medicine, Chinese Public Health Movement, U.S. National Library of Medicine., 1930 to SARS

Cite As

U.S. National Library of Medicine, “Chinese Public Health Movement,” Virtual Museum of Public Service, accessed August 19, 2022, https://vmps.omeka.net/items/show/252.