Matchbox Used to Promote Sabin Oral Polio Vaccine During the1963 Soviet Union Clinical Trials

Date Made: ca 1963

Location: Currently not on view

Subject: Vaccines

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See more items in: Medicine and Science: Medicine, Health & Medicine, The Antibody Initiative, Antibody Initiative: Polio

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Credit Line: Gift of Heloisa Sabin

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2005.3015.01Nonaccession Number: 2005.3015Catalog Number: 2005.3015.01

Object Name: matchbox, polio eradication

Measurements: overall: 5.2 cm x 3.7 cm x 1.5 cm; 2 1/16 in x 1 7/16 in x 9/16 inoverall: 1 1/2 in x 2 in x 5/8 in; 3.81 cm x 5.08 cm x 1.5875 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-88c5-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1281499

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