Ufa burn victim

Title

Ufa burn victim

Subject

Ufa train disaster

Description

Photo of one of the burn victims following the ufa train disaster. Burn medicine in Soviet Union at the time was discovered to be far behind Western standards, forcing the USSR to request medical aid from US, making it the second disaster in a row in which the USSR had to publicly accept international aid.

Source

http://www.porjati.net/victims/9225-24-goda-zheleznodorozhnoy-katastrofe-pod-ufoy.html

Format

jpeg

Type

photograph

Files

UFA_1370241803_9.jpg

Citation

“Ufa burn victim,” Mapping Cultural Space Across Eurasia, accessed July 3, 2022, https://eurasia.omeka.fas.harvard.edu/items/show/842.

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