Paper booklet containing international vaccination certificates stamped by various agencies; certificate include small pox, yellow fever, typhus fever, cholera.
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Found in the Hazardous Waste Depot in Kingston, Ontario by the donor in the autumn of 2007.
International Refugee Organization
circa 1947 - 1949
paper: tan, cream
ink: black, red, purple, green
Printed on cover: "United Nations // WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION // Interim Commission // International Certificate // of // Inoculation and Vaccination // I. R. O. // Middle East Mission // Issued by the // PREPARATORY COMMISSION // INTERNATIONAL REFUGEE ORGANIZATION"; hand written on cover: "Wanda Gorska".
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-5 Box 16
On exhibit at City of Ottawa - Public Health L-2016-3 14 Mar 2016 – 31 Dec 2018
Length 16.8 cm x Width 10.5 cm x Depth 0.3 cm
Faded, some stains, some minor smeared ink stamps; imprint of rusted paper clip on back cover.
Documented proved the vaccination against diseases of holder when on international missions with the World Health Organization. Mrs. Wanda Gorska was listed as female, 36 years of age. Stamps were for Medical Officer 602 I. R. O Staging Centre Delmenhorst. First date appears as "4.9.1947" and last is "3.12.1949".