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Firestone Plantations Company

Overview
Works: 17 works in 28 publications in 1 language and 1,127 library holdings
Genres: Pictorial works  Maps 
Classifications: SD242.L5, 634.909666
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Views in Liberia by Firestone Plantations Company( Book )

2 editions published in 1937 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Liberia and Firestone : the development of a rubber industry, a story of friendship and progress by Firestone Plantations Company( Book )

1 edition published in 1955 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Medicine in the tropics( Visual )

2 editions published between 1948 and 1957 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film produced by the Firestone Plantations Company recounts efforts by the government of Liberia, the Firestone Tire and Rubber Company, and the Liberian Institute of the American Foundation for Tropical Medicine to improve the health and nutritional status of Liberian citizens, particularly those working on rubber plantations. The program notes that a healthy work force is necessary both for the betterment of Liberia and for the economic success of companies operating rubber, coffee, and other plantations in the country. The following tropical diseases found in Liberia are shown and discussed: leprosy, yaws, onchocerciasis, Bancroftian filariasis, tuberculosis, keloid, ainhum, tropical ulcer, trypanosomiasis, and smallpox. The film is narrated over extensive footage of Liberians in villages, streams and forests, attending clinics and screenings, and being treated by health care workers. Shots include: workers and villagers with a range of diseases and conditions; a leprosy clinic; research laboratories; collecting snails; and collecting mosquitoes for research
Liberia by C. B Calvin( )

1 edition published in 1943 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Kpelle language in Liberia; grammatical outline, colloquial sentences, and vocabulary by Diedrich Westermann( Book )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Firestone Plantations Harbel group, Liberia by Firestone Plantations Company( )

1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Plantation rubber : Hevea brasiliensis by William L Vass( Book )

1 edition published in 1956 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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English (28)