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Facts On American Sports And Health

The Public Health Service published Facts on American Sports and Health annually to increase public awareness of health issues. So, amidst learning about Jackie Robinson's batting average and the American League final standings, readers could educate themselves on health conditions like syphilis, tuberculosis, and heart disease. These are selected pages from the publication in 1952 and 1950.

Subject

Baseball--United States--Statistics--Periodicals

Creator

Records of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Record Group 442

Source

Venereal Disease Branch Administrative Files, 1941-1960

Date

1950-1952

Rights

National Archives at Atlanta

Format

Textual Document, 4 pages

Identifier

National Archives Identifier 6094563

Coverage

United States

Original Format

Paper
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