Meningitis (Cerebrospinal Meningitis--epidemic) Quarantine Sign - McPherson County Health Department

Meningitis (Cerebrospinal Meningitis--epidemic) Quarantine Sign - McPherson County Health Department

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Description (Brief)
White cardboard sign with black print. "MENINGITIS / (Cerebrospinal Meningitis--epidemic) / Isolation of patient for minimum of 2 weeks from onset. / Exposed children excluded from school for 14 days from / last contact. / McPherson County Health Department"
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Object Name
quarantine sign, meningitis
date made
ca 1950
Pierson, Weir
place made
United States: Kansas, McPherson
Physical Description
cardboard (overall material)
overall: 11 in x 13 7/8 in; 27.94 cm x 35.2425 cm
overall: 27.9 cm x 35.4 cm; 10 31/32 in x 13 15/16 in
ID Number
nonaccession number
catalog number
Credit Line
In Memory of Dr. and Mrs. Weir Pierson from their children
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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