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Title Polio Patients
Catalog Number 2016.005.017
Caption 2016-005-017-001
Description Negative and positive photographs of patients with the Poliomyelitis (commonly known as polio or infantile paralysis). Polio was one of the main illnesses which required patients to use an iron lung.
Accession number 2016.005
Collection Respiratory Therapy
Lexicon category Photograph
Lexicon sub-category Subject file
Object Name B/W Print
Search Terms Girl Scouts
Infantile paralysis
Iron lung
March of Dimes
Polio therapy
Imagefile 041\2016005017.JPG