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Measles - Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Department of Health - All persons are notified of the presence of this disease...

Measles - Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Department of Health - All persons are notified of the presence of this disease...

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Object Name
quarantine sign, measles
date made
ca 1920
Measurements
overall: 10 3/8 in x 4 5/8 in; 26.3525 cm x 11.7475 cm
ID Number
1985.3090.27
nonaccession number
1985.3090
catalog number
1985.3090.27
Credit Line
Gift of John R. Molenda, Ph.D., MPH
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Antibody Initiative: Measles, Mumps, and Rubella
The Antibody Initiative
Health & Medicine
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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