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Photograph album from the Grape Creek Smallpox Camp and Hospital showing patients, staff, & vaccinations in 1898/1899

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Title

Photograph album from the Grape Creek Smallpox Camp and Hospital showing patients, staff, & vaccinations in 1898/1899

Subject

Smallpox--Inoculation
Hospitals--United States--Nineteenth century

Description

Two album pages illustrating scenes related to providing smallpox vaccinations, caring for patients with smallpox, and other scenes around the Grape Creek smallpox camp and smallpox hospital.

Creator

Grape Creek Smallpox Camp and Hospital

Publisher

Digitized by the rights holder

Date

1898-1899

Type

Black-and-white photographs
Photograph albums

Identifier

grape_creek

Spatial Coverage

United States

Temporal Coverage

Nineteenth century

Provenance

Purchased from Robin Rare Books

Rights Holder

Anonymous. Name available upon request.

Citation

Grape Creek Smallpox Camp and Hospital, “Photograph album from the Grape Creek Smallpox Camp and Hospital showing patients, staff, & vaccinations in 1898/1899,” The College of Physicians of Philadelphia Digital Library, accessed September 25, 2021, https://www.cppdigitallibrary.org/items/show/8144.