National Geographic : 1919 Sep
THE HOSPITAL SECTION OF THE AMERICAN RED CROSS RELIE CAMP "MANUEL ESTRADA CABRERA," IN GUATEMALA CITY Located opposite the Military Academy, in the Reforma, 4,000 tents were loaned by the War Department, U. S. A . These were rushed from Key West. At the time this snap-shot was taken between I,100 and 1,200 of these tents were set up and nearly all occupied, and foodstuffs were being distributed; medical attention was provided and 8,ooo persons had been vaccinated for small-pox and 5,000 for typhoid and paratyphoid. Escula Practica is in the background. Photographs from W. G. Luckhardt GUATEMALA CITY Looking north on 16th Street east from IIth Avenue. Typical of the destruction of the houses.