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Title
Vaccinating the baby
Name/Creator
After Eytinge, Solomon, 1833-1905, American, artist
VIA ID
Digital Object
Vaccinating the baby
Location
Center for the History of Medicine, Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine; SA.L06.01
Creation Date
1870
Description
24 x 26 cm.
Form/Genre
still image

photomechanical prints
Materials Type
photomechanical processes
Subject
African Americans ;  mother and child ;  doctors ;  caricatures

Category
Vaccination

Public Health, 1800-1899

Medical Education and Practice

Note
General note: Cut from Harper's Weekly, Feb. 16, 1870, p. 116

Inscription: "From a sketch by Sol Eytinge."


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