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1950 - 1980
This is a red and white box designed to hold the Sanifit Vaccination Sheild. The box contained the curved ventilated clearview protector and two adhesive strips in a glassine envelope. The back of the box contains directions for use. This product was produced by Eagle Druggist Supply Company in New York City. Sanifit Vaccination Sheild was designed to protect the vaccinated area, while still providing a clear view to the vaccination. Two sets of handwritten abbreviations are written on the front cover of the box as well.
Number of Pieces
6.5 X 1.7 X 8.3
All measurements were taken in centimeters. Measurements are listed as “length by width by height” or “height by diameter” unless otherwise noted.
The Barbara H. Hagan School of Nursing: Historical Collection. (2017). "Vaccination Shield - 1" [Photograph]. Retrieved from https://digitalcommons.molloy.edu/nur_hagan/585