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Title
Vaccination
Name/Creator
Clark, Henry G. (Henry Grafton), 1804?-1892
National Vaccine Establishment (Great Britain)
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FHCL:1164212 
Location
Networked Resource

Countway Medicine

Widener
Place of Origin
[Boston
Publisher
s.n.
Language
English
Description
8 p. ; 23 cm.
Form/Genre
text

print
Subject
Smallpox -- Vaccination -- Massachusetts -- Boston

Category
Vaccination

Public Health, 1800-1899

Note
Cover title.

Seal of the city of Boston on cover.

Consists of a letter, signed by Henry G. Clark, city physician, announcing a supply of fresh vaccine lymph from the National Vaccine Establishment, London. This is followed by a description of the vaccine vesicle and instructions relating to vaccination as ordered by the Board of the Establishment. The description and instructions were originally issued by the National Vaccine Establishment and are here reissued by Clark.


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