Small Pox Quarantine Sign - McPherson County Health Department

Small Pox Quarantine Sign - McPherson County Health Department

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Description (Brief)
Yellow cardboard sign with black print. "SMALL POX / Isolation of patient until all scabs and crusts have disappeared. / Contacts released after successful vaccination. / McPherson County Health Department"
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
quarantine sign, smallpox
date made
ca 1950
user
Pierson, Weir
place made
United States: Kansas, McPherson
Physical Description
cardboard (overall material)
Measurements
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
2013.3021.06
nonaccession number
2013.3021
catalog number
2013.3021.06
Credit Line
In Memory of Dr. and Mrs. Weir Pierson from their children
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The Antibody Initiative
Antibody Initiative: Smallpox
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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