Visit Your Local PBS Station PBS Home PBS Home Programs A-Z TV Schedules Watch Video Donate Shop PBS Search PBS
The Great Fever

Online Poll Online Poll
Is your family ready to deal with a pandemic disease?


Which Epidemic? Which Epidemic?
Do all diseases provoke the same response? Try to guess the origin of the quotations.


Illustrated Guide to Yellow Fever Illustrated Guide to Yellow Fever
An explanation of how yellow fever is transmitted.


Camp Lazear Camp Lazear
The scientific protocols that allowed Walter Reed's team to identify the problem.


Roundtable Roundtable
Drs. Margaret Humphreys, Thomas Monath and John R. Pierce share some of their knowledge on the history, science and future of yellow fever.


Towards an Understanding of Yellow Fever Towards an Understanding of Yellow Fever
Primary sources from nineteenth and early twentieth century doctors show how far we've come in dealing with yellow fever.

back to top page created on 9.29.2006

The Great Fever American Experience

Exclusive Corporate Funding is provided by: