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  • Contributing Institution: UCLA Library Special Collections
    Title: National Vaccine Establishment broadside
    Creator: National Vaccine Establishment (Great Britain)
    Identifier/Call Number: Biomed.0232
    Physical Description: 1 unknown (1 broadside)
    Date: 1814 October 6
    Language of Material: English .

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    UCLA Catalog Record ID

    UCLA Catalog Record ID: 4896042 

    Scope and Contents

    Collection contains National Vaccine Establishment broadside which reads " ... at a board, holden on the 6th day of October, 1814. Resolved: that there be three classes of vaccinators, namely, stationary, extraordinary, and corresponding ..." Broadside is signed at end: John Latham, President; Henry Ainslie [and 3 others], censors; William Blizard, Master of the Royal College of Surgeons; Henry Cline, William Norris, Governors; James Hervey, registrar. Broadside details duties of vaccinators in London and a call by the board of the National Vaccine Establishment for members of the public to prevent and control the propagation of smallpox.