Coin Donation Bank - March of Dimes - Reproduction of the "Iron Lung" Which Has Saved the Lives of Many Infantile Paralysis Victims

Coin Donation Bank - March of Dimes - Reproduction of the "Iron Lung" Which Has Saved the Lives of Many Infantile Paralysis Victims

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Object Name
bank, donation, polio eradication
date made
1952
maker
Allied Printing Trades Council
March of Dimes Birth Defects Foundation
Physical Description
cardboard (overall material)
ink (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 31.8 cm x 22.8 cm x 8.5 cm x 7.5 cm; 12 1/2 in x 9 in x 3 3/8 in x 2 15/16 in
overall,: 3 in x 9 in x 12 1/2 in; 7.62 cm x 22.86 cm x 31.75 cm
part: coin bank: 6 in x 3 in; 15.24 cm x 7.62 cm
ID Number
2005.3016.10
nonaccession number
2005.3016
catalog number
2005.3016.10
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The Antibody Initiative
Antibody Initiative: Polio
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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