Anneliese, Daughter of Kirsten Hilleman, Receiving Hepatitis B Vaccination

Anneliese, Daughter of Kirsten Hilleman, Receiving Hepatitis B Vaccination

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Description (Brief)
A print of a March 1999 photograph documenting Dr. Michael Traister inoculating Anneliese, the daughter of Kirsten Hilleman, against hepatitis B. Dr. Maurice Hilleman, Anneliese's grandfather, looks on. The vaccine that Anneliese received was developed by Dr. Maurice Hilleman at Merck Sharpe & Dohme.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
photograph, vaccination, hepatitis b
date made
ca 1999
place made
United States: New York, New York City
Measurements
overall: 5 1/2 in x 7 3/8 in; 13.97 cm x 18.7325 cm
ID Number
2017.3081.06
catalog number
2017.3081.06
nonaccession number
2017.3081
Credit Line
Gift of the Hilleman Family: Lorraine W. Hilleman, Jeryl Lynn Hilleman, and Kirsten Jeanne Hilleman
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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