This is an original 1907 halftone print of an army sterilizer cooler. The article writes, "The theory that to run polluted or germ-infected water through some little grains of sand or yards of canvas or in and out of endless tubes would turn it into the purest nectar has been exploded. There is nothing but intense heat that will worst the pesky health destroyers. To strain them, to pound them, to keep them everlastingly dancing doesn't daunt them a bit..."
This 104+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Light aging in margins. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note that there is printing on the reverse. There is a small gray stain in the bottom left corner of this print.
Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Black / White
Grade: Very Fine ++
Dimensions: Approximately 6 x 8 inches; 15 x 20 cm
Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)
Keywords specific to this image: Initial Cap, Health, Gulf, Virginia, Philippine Islands, Hartman