Iowa State University Veterinarian

Article Title

Q Fever


Iowa State University Veterinarian Records, RS 22/6/0/9, University Archives, Special Collections Department, Iowa State University, http://www.add.lib.iastate.edu/spcl/arch/rgrp/22-6-0-9.html

Call Number

SF601 V65

Document Type



Q fever was first identified in Iowa, in both man and animal, in 1957. Subsequently the disease was demonstrated to occur enzootic ally among Iowa dairy cattle and, perhaps more important, constitute an occupational hazard of some degree for farmers and certain industrial groups in the state.