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Title
Polio shots popular in Van Nuys
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Contributor
This project was supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
1957
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
Photograph caption dated May 8, 1957 reads, "A line of adults and children wound around block as they lined up for free polio vaccinations in Van Nuys at health department on May 8, 1957. Mass inoculation was part of a state-supported program to protect persons up to 40 years of age."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00056923
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d039_f34_i28
CARL0000059405
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/41599
Subject
Los Angeles (Calif.).--Department of Health
Poliomyelitis--California--Los Angeles
Poliomyelitis vaccine
Men--California--Los Angeles
Women--California--Los Angeles
Children--California--Los Angeles
Automobiles--California--Los Angeles
Sidewalks--California--Van Nuys (Los Angeles)
Streets--California--Van Nuys (Los Angeles)
Van Nuys (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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