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Dr. Wu Lien-teh working in his first plague laboratory, January 1911



This photograph shows Dr. Wu Lien-teh working in his first plague laboratory in Harbin, China in January 1911. A Penang-born physician, Dr. Wu is seated and working with a microscope on a table. Except for his head and hands Dr. Wu is fully covered in a protective gown. A man in a long robe can be seen in the background. Title devised by Library staff.

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All rights reserved. Wu Lien-teh, 1911

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