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Vaccines in history

Derived from Variolae vaccinae (smallpox of the cow), the words 'vaccine' and 'vaccination' were devised by the pioneering physician Edward Jenner (1749-1823), known as the "father of immunology".

MMR vaccine, United Kingdom, 1999

Science Museum, London

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Two glass ampoules of dysentery vaccine, Paris, France, 1917

Science Museum, London

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Leprosy vaccine, London, England, before 1978

Science Museum, London

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Three glass ampoules of cholera vaccine, Paris, France, 1924

Science Museum, London

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Vaccine lymph supplied in 1888. Capillary tube together with small box and printed notice.

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Mareschal-type vaccinostyles, France, 1881-1920

Science Museum, London

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Ampoule of smallpox vaccine in original carton, England, 190

Science Museum, London

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Ivory vaccination points, Europe, 1801-1900

Science Museum, London

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The Pasteur Institute, Kasauli, India: equipment used for inoculation against rabies. Phot…

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Edward Jenner vaccinating patients against smallpox

James Gillray

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Ivory and box wood vaccinator, Europe, 1701-1800

Science Museum, London

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Lecture: Does vaccination prevent smallpox?

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Vaccination

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Liste des officiers de santé correspondans du comité de vaccine du département de la Haute…

National Library of France

The Pasteur Institute, Kasauli, India.

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Anti-streptococci serum, France, 1888-1932

Science Museum, London

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In the battle against tuberculosis, a portrait of Calmette, as the saviour of children thr…

Henri Lucien Cheffer; Comité National de Défense contre la Tuberculose; France.

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Child receiving vaccine at fixed site facility Zambia

John & Penny Hubley

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Rapport sur la vaccine

Aubert, Antoine

Bavarian State Library

Scientist controlling the titration of bacteria in the vaccine with an optical apparatus. …

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Rabies vaccination in Pasteur's clinic in Paris. Lithograph by F. Pirodon after L.-L. Gsel…

Laurent-Lucien Gsell

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Major français vaccine les soldats serbes contre le choléra : [photographie de presse] / […

Agence Rol. Agence photographique

National Library of France

Vaccine

Rijksmuseum Boerhaave

Greek occupation of Smyrna. Inoculation of a poor quarter of town

Zografos, Nikos Athens

Ελληνικό Λογοτεχνικό και Ιστορικό Αρχείο (ΕΛΙΑ)- Μορφωτικό Ίδρυμα Εθνικής Τραπέζης (ΜΙΕΤ)

anti-polio

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Salk Vaccine Secured

Héderváry, Claire de

Open Society Archives at Central European University

A health team during an anti-typhus campaign, Poland

American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee

An Ebola

Deutsche Welle

Précis historique de deux cours publics de chirurgie et de vaccination, Faits en l'an 10 a…

Tarbès, Roch (1752-1830). Auteur du texte

National Library of France

Ein Impfstoff schützt Dein Kind gegen drei gefährliche Krankheiten: Diphtherie, Keuchhuste…

Dt. Hygiene-Museum [Production]; Druckerei "Berthold Haupt" Dresden [Production]

Museum of City History Leipzig

Reportage "Wohin mit dem Müll?". Impfstoff aus einer mit Tb-Bakterien versetzten Müllaufsc…

Peter, Richard jun. (Herstellung) (Fotograf)

Deutsche Fotothek

Impfstoffgewinnung.

K.u.k. Kriegspressequartier, Lichtbildstelle - Wien

Österreichische Nationalbibliothek - Austrian National Library

Sta arrivando l'influenza. accino E' già arrivato il vaccino. Vaccino antifluenzale consul…

Il Popolo

Istituto Sturzo, Roma

Pronto il vaccino antinfluenzale

Il Popolo

Istituto Sturzo, Roma

Electrolux kylskåp typ D i "Statsmedecinska Anstaltens Bakteriologiska Avdelning". Kylskåp…

Swedish National Museum of Science and Technology

An injection against croup at the Hôpital Trousseau, Paris. Lithograph by E. Buval after P…

Pierre André A. Brouillet; R. Engelmann, (Atelier Belfond)

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Hallam's Patent instanteneous vaccinator.

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