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Whooping Cough [quarantine notice]

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Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Collection
Elaine McShane Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Items
Ephemera
Accession Number
018010004
Description
Large orange rectangular paper quarantine notice for whooping cough printed on heavy card stock..
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Accession Number
018010004
Collection
Elaine McShane Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Items
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Quarantine
Description
Large orange rectangular paper quarantine notice for whooping cough printed on heavy card stock..
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to the donor, Elaine McShane.
Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Material
paper: orange
ink: black
Inscriptions
On the front: "QUARANTINE // WHOOPING COUGH // Anyone removing this card without permission of the // Board of Health is liable to a fine of $20.00. // By order of // THE BOARD OF HEALTH"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
Length
17.7 cm
Width
27.7 cm
Depth
0.02 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Front slightly faded
Copy Type
original
Images
Less detail

Measles [quarantine notice]

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Dates
1930
1950
circa 1930-1950
Collection
Elaine McShane Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Items
Ephemera
Accession Number
018010005
Description
Large brown rectangular paper quarantine notice for measles printed on heavy card stock; bottom of the card is the name and credentials of the Medical Officer of Health, who holds authority over the removal of the card.
  1 image  
Accession Number
018010005
Collection
Elaine McShane Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Items
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Quarantine
Measles -- prevention & control
Description
Large brown rectangular paper quarantine notice for measles printed on heavy card stock; bottom of the card is the name and credentials of the Medical Officer of Health, who holds authority over the removal of the card.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to the donor, Elaine McShane.
Maker
M. M. Fisher, M.B.
Dates
1930
1950
circa 1930-1950
Material
paper: brown, red
ink: black
Inscriptions
On the front: "MEASLES // Exists In This House // This Card must not be removed except by // permission from the Medical Officer of Health, // under penalty of not less than $5.00 nor more // than $500.00. // M. M. FISHER, M. B., // Medical Officer of Health"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-4-1
Length
23.5 cm
Width
31.0 cm
Depth
0.02 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Front is faded; a few tears on the left side of the card, between 3 and 10 cm long; there is also some cracking at the top of the card
Copy Type
original
Images
Less detail