ID#: 8650
This historic 1925 drawing, which had been digitally enhanced, depicted and illustrative message from the Minnesota Department of Health, which noted the potential sources of raw milk contamination, and why pasteurization was an important step in the distribution process. The diagram clearly illustrated the hazards inherent in each system component, involved in the delivery of fresh milk to consumers. This image was part of a Minnesota Health Department campaign to promote safe food handling, and to prevent foodborne illness.
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Content Provider(s): CDC/ Minnesota Department of Health, R.N. Barr Library; Librarians Melissa Rethlefsen and Marie Jones
Creation Date: 1925
Photo Credit:
Links: Minnesota Health Department
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Copyright Restrictions: None - This image is in the public domain and thus free of any copyright restrictions.