Protect Yourself and Community Against Influenza

Protect Yourself and Community Against Influenza

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Description (Brief)
White cardboard sign with black print promoting Influenza vaccination:
"Influenza causes great discomfort to the individual, is infectious, often the whole family becomes ill, becomes a great economic loss. Lost manhours in employment and business, community services creates a greater economical loss to the community. Absence from school means to the student his loss in scholastic ratings.
You can avoid this disaster -- influenza can be prevented. Just two inoculations by your physician in most individuals will prevent your having influenza.
See your doctor NOW, do not wait until you have the infection. You owe it to yourself and to your community to get this protection.
Donora Borough Board of Health"
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Object Name
sign, public health, influenza
place made
United States: Pennsylvania, Donora
Physical Description
cardboard (overall material)
overall: 11 in x 7 in; 27.94 cm x 17.78 cm
overall: 17.7 cm x 27.7 cm; 6 15/16 in x 10 7/8 in
ID Number
nonaccession number
catalog number
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Health & Medicine
The Antibody Initiative
Antibody Initiative: Influenza
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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